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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To part; to divide.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To part; to divide.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To cut in two; divide: as, “nations … discinded by the main,”


Latin discindere; dis- + scindere to cut, split. (Wiktionary)



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