Definition of misdivide in English:

misdivide

verb

  • 1with object To divide incorrectly.

  • 2no object Genetics and Cell Biology. To divide abnormally, to undergo misdivision.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Ogilvie's Imperial Dictionary. From mis- + divide.

Pronunciation

misdivide

/ˌmɪsdɪˈvʌɪd/