Definition of divides:
Synonyms for divides:
The two forts which constituted the principal defenses of New Orleans against a naval attack from the sea were at Plaquemine Bend, about twenty miles above the Head of the Passes; by which name is known the point where the main stream of the Mississippi divides into several channels, called passes, through which its waters find their way to the Gulf.- "Admiral Farragut", A. T. Mahan.
- "Byeways in Palestine", James Finn.
- "The Last Harvest", John Burroughs.