Diveesion (militar)

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A diveesion is a lairge militar unit or formation, uisually consistin o atween 10,000 an 30,000 sodgers. In maist airmies, a diveesion is componed o several regiments or brigades; in turn, several diveesions teepically mak up a corps. In maist modren militaries, a diveesion tends tae be the smawest combined airms unit capable o independent operations; this is due tae its self-sustainin role as a unit wi a range o combat truips an suitable combat support forces, which can be dividit intae various organic combinations.