Di*vid"er (?), n. 1.
One who, or that which, divides; that which separates anything
2. One who deals out to each his
Who made me a judge or a divider over
you? Luke xii. 14.
3. One who, or that which, causes
Hate is of all things the mightiest
Money, the great divider of the
4. pl. An instrument for dividing
lines, describing circles, etc., compasses. See
&fist; The word dividers is usually applied to the
instrument as made for the use of draughtsmen, etc.; compasses
to the coarser instrument used by carpenters.