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Another word for disseverance

  1. The act or an instance of separating one thing from another

      1. The act or process of disconnecting or detaching; separation.
      2. A detaching; separation
      3. (Uncountable, military) The separation of a military unit from the main body for particular purpose or a special mission.
      1. (--- Logic) The relation between the alternatives of a disjunctive proposition
      2. The act of disjoining or the condition of being disjointed.
      3. (Genetics) The separation of homologous chromosomes during meiosis.
      1. Disjunction; disunion; separation.
      2. A lack of union, or lack of coordination, or separation.
      1. Disseverance
      2. 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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
      1. Lack of unity; discord
      2. The state of being disunited; separation.
      3. The breaking up or ending of union; separation
      1. (Biol.) A major category in the classification of living organisms, esp. plants, ranking above a class and below a kingdom: it can include one class or many similar classes: the Latinized division names are capitalized but not italicized (Ex.: Pinophyta, gymnosperms)
      2. The proportional distribution of a quantity or entity:
      3. Cell division.
      1. A court order or other document establishing such a dissolution.
      2. A separation between things that were once connected or associated.
      3. The legal dissolution of a marriage.
      1. Complete separation.
      2. Divorce
      1. The act or process of separating or dividing.
      2. The state of being separated or divided.
      3. A place of division or separation; dividing point or line
      1. (Law) Division of property, especially real property, between co-owners into equivalent, separately owned portions or shares.
      2. Division of a country into separate, autonomous nations.
      3. A parting or being parted; division into parts; separation; apportionment
      1. The condition of being so sorted or distinguished:
      2. A formal legal severing of the relations between spouses that does not dissolve the marriage as in divorce.
      3. The place where a separating occurs; break; division; gap
      1. The act of severing or the state of being severed.
      2. The act or process of severing.
      3. Separation; partition.
      1. An arrangement of bowling pins left standing after a bowl, in which two or more pins remain standing with one or more pins between them knocked down.
      2. The division of a company's stock by issuing multiples of the existing shares with a corresponding reduction in the price of each share.
      3. A breach or division in a group, between persons, etc.
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