Division in United Kingdom
Definition of Division
In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Division :
The taking of a vote on any matter in either House of Parliament.
English Law: Division in the Past
A particular and ascertained part of a county. In Lincolnshire, division means what riding does in Yorkshire. [rtbs name=”history-of-english-law”]
Notes and References
- Partialy, this information about division is based on the Bouvier´s Law Dictionary, 1848 edition. There is a list of terms of the Bouvier´s Law Dictionary, including division.