division (n.) Old form(s): deuision, diuisions
dissension, discord, disunity
1H6 IV.i.193[Exeter alone] when envy breeds unkind division
AC II.i.48[Pompey to Menas, of Antony and Caesar] the fear of us / May cement their divisions and bind up the petty difference
KL I.ii.136[Edmund to Edgar, as if to himself] O these eclipses do portend these divisions
KL I.ii.145[Edmund to Edgar, of a writer] the effects he writes of succeed unhappily, as of ... divisions in state
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