separation


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Synonyms for separation

Synonyms for separation

the act or process of detaching

the act or an instance of distinguishing

the act or process of isolating

a space or interval between objects or points

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the distance between things

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sorting one thing from others

the space where a division or parting occurs

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the termination of employment (by resignation or dismissal)

(law) the cessation of cohabitation of man and wife (either by mutual agreement or under a court order)

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The chief magistrate derives all his authority from the people, and they have conferred none upon him to fix terms for the separation of the states.
Movers tend to change their labor force status more than nonmovers; hence, the separation rates are biased downward because movers are not included.
At 3 years of age, children returned to the lab for a 23-minute separation from their mothers, followed by a 10-minute block-building task with the mother present.
Cochrane-Superior MP Reg Belair believes if separation ever did occur, English-speaking investors in Canada might not wish to invest in Quebec.
There is a large body of theoretical research to support these positions, highlighting the drawbacks and inefficiencies of vertical integration, as well as the advantages arising from vertical separation solutions.
In addition, a unanimous court strongly endorsed Jefferson's assertion that the American people, through the First Amendment, have "erected a wall of separation between church and state.
The principle of separation of church and state is essential for providing for and preserving both religious freedom and the long-term continuation of the peaceful stability of a well-ordered, liberal democracy--where human equality and human freedom are regarded as fundamental and intrinsic goods and where more human freedom is recognized as better than less.
Plastics recyclers borrowed float/sink separation from the mining industry in the 1970s.
This separation guarantees that, while all religions are entitled to respect and freedom of worship, no one faith may be favored by government over any other - ever.
Comparison of the blend Tg before and after annealing indicated if any phase separation occurred at the annealing temperature.
Essentially, O'Farrell combines two well-known and widely used separation methods: electrophoresis and chromatography.
Chiral Separation Methods for Pharmaceutical and Biotechnological Products" discusses chiral separations and offers guidance for selecting the optimum method for desired results.
The court concluded, "In the words of Jefferson, the clause against establishment of religion by law was intended to erect 'a wall of separation between church and State.
INTRODUCTION: Delay in separation of the umbilical cord, umbilical discharge, odor, or granuloma causes concern and source of immense anxiety for parents.
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