Di*vi"sive (?), a. [Cf. F. divisif.]
Indicating division or distribution.
Creating, or tending to create, division, separation, or difference.
It [culture] is after all a dainty and divisive quality, and can not reach to the depths of humanity.
J. C. Shairp.
-- Di*vi"sive*ly, adv. -- Di*vi"sive*ness, n.
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