"to divide off" in Spanish

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For centuries, there have been attempts to join areas inhabited by Ukrainians and to divide them off from Austria-Hungary, Russia, Poland and Turkey.
Durante siglos se han sucedido las tentativas de agrupar los territorios habitados por los ucranianos, separándolos del Imperio Austro -Húngaro, Rusia, Polonia y Turquía.
For centuries, there have been attempts to join areas inhabited by Ukrainians and to divide them off from Austria-Hungary, Russia, Poland and Turkey.
- (NL) Durante siglos se han sucedido las tentativas de agrupar los territorios habitados por los ucranianos, separándolos del Imperio Austro -Húngaro, Rusia, Polonia y Turquía.