|Main Entry:||division of labor|
|Part of Speech:||n|
|Definition:||the breakdown of work into its tasks or parts and assigned to various people, groups, or machines for the purposes of efficiency|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
Dividing a job into many specialized parts, with a single worker or a few workers assigned to each part. Division of labor is important to mass production.