Severance synonyms

sĕv'ər-əns, sĕv'rəns
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A lack of union, or lack of coordination, or separation.
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An act or instance of cutting.
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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.
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The condition of a husband and wife who remain married but who live apart, whether by mutual agreement or by decree of a court. See also divorce.
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A particular section of a country, state, etc. divided off as for administration
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(Biology) During meiosis, the separation of chromosomes (homologous in meiosis I, and sister chromatids in meiosis II).
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(Idiomatic) A rift between people or groups, often following a disagreement or quarrel
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(Countable) Any smaller portion of a main body separately employed.
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The state of being disunited; separation.
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Legal and formal dissolution of a marriage
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Complete separation.
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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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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An action which divides a thing into parts, or separates one thing from another.
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A jump in ballet in which the feet meet together in midair and then land together on the floor.
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A role:
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The act by which something is severed.
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(Medicine) A break or tear in soft tissue, such as a muscle.
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The definition of a breach is a break, or violation.
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The result of breaking, as a crack, separation, or opening:
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A break in the clouds, fog, mist etc., which allows light through.
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Find another word for severance. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for severance, like: disjuncture, section, split, separation, division, disjunction, falling-out, detachment, disseverance, disseverment and disunion.