Part of speech:
A group of several ships of similar type forming a tactical unit under a single command in the US Navy.
An interest group.
A tactical unit of ground combat forces between a division and an army commanded by a lieutenant general and composed of two or more divisions and auxiliary service troops.
Lack of interest; apathy; indifference
A military unit sent out on a reconnaissance or combat mission.
A small unit of police officers.
(Baseball) A major league club and all its farm teams.
(Countable) Something small enough to escape casual notice.
Lack of interest or concern; indifference
The breaking up or ending of union; separation
(Biology) The Mendelian Law of Segregation related to genetic transmission or geographical segregation of various species.
An interval or space that separates; a gap:
A section of an academic course focusing on a selected theme:
(Electronics) A high-frequency signal or tone added to a tape during the recording process so as to reduce distortion and increase frequency response
An instance of kind behavior:
Sorrow for the sufferings or trouble of another or others, accompanied by an urge to help; deep sympathy; pity
Sympathy is defined as feeling sadness for other people or the act of expressing such feelings or identifying with a person or an idea.
The series of numbers or letters used in opening a combination lock
In corporate law, the acquisition of one company by another, and their combination into a single legal entity.
A system of interconnected machine elements, such as rods, springs, and pivots, used to transmit power or motion.
The definition of connection is that something is linked with another or associated with another or that there is a relationship between two or more things.
The definition of attachment is a personal connection, or feeling of kinship.
Withdrawal from a stated policy, previous involvement or position, etc.; specif., withdrawal of military forces, political influence, etc. from an area
(Biology) During meiosis, the separation of chromosomes (homologous in meiosis I, and sister chromatids in meiosis II).
Legal and formal dissolution of a marriage
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
An action which divides a thing into parts, or separates one thing from another.
A break; fissure; crack; tear
The full period or length of a contest or game:
The quality or state of being just and unbiased
Fairness is defined as just and reasonable treatment in accordance with accepted rules or principles.
A group of people or things regarded or functioning as a unit
A group of people working together; a gang:
A person or group capable of influential action:
The definition of a gang is a group of people who spend a lot of time together, often for negative purposes such as stealing or attacking others.
The definition of a team is a group of people working for a common cause or one or more animals working to pull a vehicle.
A jump in ballet in which the feet meet together in midair and then land together on the floor.
A manner of thinking, feeling, or behaving that reflects a state of mind or disposition:
A business, firm or enterprise; a company.
An exhibition intended to inform people about a product or business opportunity:
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
The definition of withdrawal is the act of taking something out, or stopping participation in an activity.
The definition of insulation is material used to trap air and sound.
Insularity is defined as isolationism or being interested only in your own culture, circumstances or ideas.
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