(Biology) During meiosis, the separation of chromosomes (homologous in meiosis I, and sister chromatids in meiosis II).
The state of being disunited; separation.
The act, process, or operation of finding out how many times one number or quantity is contained in another.
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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.
An interval or space that separates; a gap:
A break; fissure; crack; tear
A jump in ballet in which the feet meet together in midair and then land together on the floor.
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