What are dividers?

  • (noun): A drafting instrument resembling a compass that is used for dividing lines into equal segments or for transferring measurements.

Some articles on divider, dividers:

Room Divider - Uses
... Houses, and other residences, use a room divider to divide the space more effectively or as a decorating focus point ... There are many uses for a room divider including dividing the room, adding privacy to any space, hiding clutter and increasing storage and accents to the room ... Most commonly used in the residence is a small room divider, sometimes called a folding shoji screen ...
Dividers (sculpture)
... Dividers is an outdoor sculpture located at Clarendon Dock, on the River Lagan, Belfast, Northern Ireland. 2002 by artist Vivien Burnside and is a 8.3m tall set of dividers made of bronze with a stainless steel core ... Dividers, in connecting points, allude to communication and navigation intrinsic to the Clarendon Dock area ...
Memory Divider
... A memory divider is a ratio which is used to determine the operating clock frequency of computer memory in accordance with front side bus (FSB) frequency, if ... Along with memory latency timings, memory dividers are extensively used in overclocking memory subsystems to find stable, working memory states at higher FSB frequencies ... A memory divider is also commonly referred to as "DRAMFSB ratio" ...
Frequency Divider - Analog Dividers
... Analog frequency dividers are less common and used only at very high frequencies ... Digital dividers implemented in modern IC technologies can work up to tens of GHz ...
Room Divider - History
... In the 8th century, the Japanese began using lighter, more portable room dividers for tea ceremonies, religious events and outdoor processions ... European travelers developed their own version of Asian screen dividers using wood, leather, silk, mirrors and decoupage ... Folding room dividers are now used in dwellings, hospitals, schools, restaurants, corporate offices and convention centers ...