divisional divisional  /dɪ ˈvɪ ʒə nəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating to a military division
  2. (adj) serving to divide or marking a division
  3. (adj) constituting a division or an aliquot part of the basic monetary unit

Usage(s):

  1. The divisional commanders to be dismissed: 1) a German Communist who fought as Lieut.
  2. The New Zealand Police Union has called for a Royal Commission to inquire into the gangs, and recommended a national, rather than divisional, strategy to control them.
  3. He had been sent back by his divisional medical officer, tentatively diagnosed as a severe case of psychoneurosis.

News

  1. Lakers take down Watertown, YA, fall to Green Isle

    The Waconia Lakers went 2-1 last week, including a Crow River Valley League North divisional win over Watertown on Sunday. … The post Lakers take down Watertown, YA, fall to Green Isle appeared first on Sun Patriot .
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Waconia Patriot

  2. Roster problems forced Manuel to burn his bench players

    It was a 5-4 walk-off win against a divisional rival, a great way to start a six-game homestand for a team that had just endured a 3-7 road trip.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  3. Special Teams Football Academy Will Host a National Camp Series (NCS) Divisional Kicking Camp in Colorado Springs, CO ...

    Special Teams Football Academy will host a National Camp Series (NCS) Divisional Kicking Camp , for high school kickers, punters and snappers, in Colorado Springs, CO, on June 22, 2013 according to Camp Director Chris Husby. (PRWeb June 16, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10838302.htm
    on June 16, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "I'm excited about that, but we didn't get here thinking about it," Missouri coach Gary Pinkel said. "You know, we had to win five straight games to have a chance to play in this one for the divisional championship. I'm just so proud of...
    on Nov 24, 2007 By: Gary Pinkel Source: Forbes

  2. "Every win's important, but certainly the divisional games are the most important ones," Conklin said.
    on Jan 14, 2008 By: Ty Conklin Source: USA Today

  3. "There's a strong dislike for one another," Giants guard Chris Snee said. "Anytime you get a chance to knock out a divisional opponent, one you don't like, you get geeked up for these challenges. I think both sides would agree that to knock...
    on Jan 8, 2009 By: Chris Snee Source: CNN

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