Great Divide


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Great Divide: continental divide

Great Divide


great divide

n.
1. A large or major watershed of a landmass.
2. A major point of division, especially death.

Great Divide

n
(Physical Geography) another name for the continental divide

Great′ Divide′


n.
2. the passage from life to death.
3. an important division or difference.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Great Divide - that part of the continental divide formed by the Rocky Mountains in the United States
continental divide - the watershed of a continent (especially the watershed of North America formed by a series of mountain ridges extending from Alaska to Mexico)
References in periodicals archive ?
There is a great divide between the rich and the poor.
17, the BLM completed their gather of wild horses from the Adobe Town, Salt Wells Creek and Great Divide Basin herd management areas in southwestern Wyoming.
As it is, the Assets Managers offer a unique mix of the players in an attempt to break the great divide between the two most dominant schools in the collegiate league.
He continued: "The great divide in Welsh politics is between progressive nationalism and regressive unionism, based on direct Westminster control.
The Great Divide analyzes their points of difference and considers why they became enemies.
Great Divide was released just eight months ago but Twin are already working on the follow-up.
TWIN ATLANTIC - Great Divide SINCE Zane Lowe chose Heart And Soul as his 'hottest record in the world' back in March, Twin Atlantic's third album Great Divide has been hotly anticipated.
TWIN ATLANTIC - GREAT DIVIDE SINCE Zane Lowe chose Heart And Soul as his 'hottest record in the world' in March, Twin Atlantic's third album Great Divide has been hotly anticipated.
Rating: TWIN ATLANTIC - GREAT DIVIDE SCOTTISH band Twin Atlantic's third album has been touted as the one to blast them from unknown alt-rockers into the charts.
The band are gearing up to release second album Great Divide in August, which includes new single Heart And Soul.
The lads were playing the second date on their Highlands tour to promote their new album Great Divide when they realised the equipment box had gone missing from the Forres venue.
N wants to become a capital letter and T objects, while I, the little letter in the middle, is convinced the great divide with all its attendant fights and wars is all her fault.