|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) The act of subdividing, or separating a part into smaller parts.
2. (n.) A part of a thing made by subdividing.
Subdivision (1 Occurrence)
2 Chronicles 35:5 Stand in the holy place according to the divisions of the fathers' houses of your brothers the children of the people, and let there be for each a portion of a fathers' house of the Levites. (See NIV)