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 separation separation

noun

  • ( ) coming apart  ( breakup, detachment, separation )
    coming apart
  • ( ) the state of lacking unity  ( separation )
    the state of lacking unity
  • ( ) the social act of separating or parting company  ( separation )
    the social act of separating or parting company
     the separation of church and state
    the separation of church and state
  • ( ) sorting one thing from others  ( separation )
    sorting one thing from others
     the separation of wheat from chaff
    the separation of wheat from chaff
     the separation of mail by postal zones
    the separation of mail by postal zones
  • ( ) the distance between things  ( interval, separation )
    the distance between things
     fragile items require separation and cushioning
    fragile items require separation and cushioning
  • the act of dividing or disconnecting  ( separation )
    the act of dividing or disconnecting
  • (law) the cessation of cohabitation of man and wife (either by mutual agreement or under a court order)  ( legal separation, separation )
    (law) the cessation of cohabitation of man and wife (either by mutual agreement or under a court order)
  • the termination of employment (by resignation or dismissal)  ( separation )
    the termination of employment (by resignation or dismissal)
  • the space where a division or parting occurs  ( separation )
    the space where a division or parting occurs
     he hid in the separation between walls
    he hid in the separation between walls


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