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A female division connector F includes a female-side frame 10, having a receiving chamber 11, and a plurality of female housings 20 fitted in the receiving chamber 11. These female housings 20 are suitably selected from a sub-connector housing group including a plurality of kinds of housings having different outer dimensions. Each of the female housings 20 has cavities 21 arranged at a predetermined pitch d. Lock projections 24 are formed respectively at those portions of an outer surface of the female housing 20 corresponding respectively to the cavities 21. Juxtaposed guide grooves 15 are formed in an inner wall surface of the receiving chamber 11, and the lock projections 24 are fitted in the guide grooves, thereby positioning the female housing 20.