Definition of misdivision in English:

misdivision

Pronunciation /ˌmɪsdɪˈvɪʒn/

noun

  • 1Incorrect division, especially of a word.

  • 2Genetics Biology
    Abnormal division of a chromosome, nucleus, or cell at meiosis or mitosis; especially transverse, rather than longitudinal, division of a centromere.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary. From mis- + division, after misdivide.