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Definition of SEPARATION

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Separation \Sep`a*ra"tion\, n. [L. separatio: cf. F. s['e]paration.] The act of separating, or the state of being separated, or separate. Specifically: (a) Chemical analysis. (b) Divorce. (c) (Steam Boilers) The operation of removing water from steam. [1913 Webster]

     {Judicial separation} (Law), a form of divorce; a separation of man and wife which has the effect of making each a single person for all legal purposes but without ability to contract a new marriage. --Mozley & W. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

255 Moby Thesaurus words for "separation": Jim Crow, aberration, aesthetic distance, alien, alienation, alteration, analysis, analyzation, anatomization, anatomizing, anatomy, annulment, apartheid, apartness, assay, assaying, atomization, barrier, bolting, brattice, breach, breach of friendship, break, breakdown, breaking down, breaking up, breakup, broken home, broken marriage, buffer, buffer state, bulkhead, bumper, centrifugence, change, clarification, clearance, cleavage, cleft, cloison, colature, collision mat, color bar, compass, contradistinction, cordon, cordon sanitaire, cordoning off, cushion, deactivation, decentralization, decree of nullity, deep space, demarcation, demobilization, deployment, depths of space, destructive distillation, desynonymization, detachment, deviation, diaphragm, diaspora, dichotomy, differencing, differentiation, disaffection, disassociation, disbandment, disconnection, discrimination, disequalization, disfavor, disintegration, disjointedness, disjunction, dismemberment, dismissal, disorganization, dispersal, dispersion, disruption, dissection, dissepiment, dissociation, dissolution, dissolution of marriage, distance, distillation, distinction, distinctiveness, distinguishment, disunion, disunity, divarication, divergence, divergency, diversification, dividedness, dividing line, dividing wall, division, divorce, divorcement, docimasy, edulcoration, elution, elutriation, essentialization, estrangement, ethnocentrism, exclusiveness, extent, extraction, falling-out, fanning, fanning out, farness, fender, filtering, filtration, fission, foreigner, fracture, fracturing, fragmentation, grasswidowhood, gravimetric analysis, hairsplitting, individualization, individuation, infinity, insularity, insulation, interlocutory decree, interseptum, isolation, isolationism, keeping apart, know-nothingism, leaching, leeway, length, light-years, lixiviation, margin, mat, microscopic distinction, midriff, midsection, mileage, modification, narrowness, nice distinction, nuance, open rupture, out-group, outcast, outsider, pad, panel, paries, parochialism, parsecs, particularization, parting, partition, party wall, percolation, persona non grata, personalization, perspective, piece, privacy, privatism, privatization, property line, proximate analysis, purification, quantitative analysis, quarantine, quarantine flag, race hatred, racial segregation, range, reach, recall of ambassadors, recess, reclusion, reduction to elements, refinement, release, remoteness, resolution, retirement, retreat, riddling, rift, rupture, rustication, sanitary cordon, schism, scission, screening, seclusion, secrecy, segmentation, segregation, semimicroanalysis, separate maintenance, separateness, separatism, septulum, septum, sequestration, severalization, severance, shade of difference, shattering, shedding, shock pad, sieving, sifting, snobbishness, space, span, specialization, spiritualization, splaying, splendid isolation, split, split-up, splitting, spread, spreading, spreading out, straining, stranger, stretch, stride, subdivision, sublimation, subtle distinction, tightness, trichoschistism, trichotomy, variation, wall, way, ways, winnowing, withdrawal, xenophobia, yellow flag, yellow jack


Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 [moby-thesaurus]


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