detachment


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the act or process of detaching

dissociation from one's surroundings or worldly affairs

a group of people organized for a particular purpose

a unit of troops on special assignment

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avoiding emotional involvement

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the act of releasing from an attachment or connection

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the state of being isolated or detached

a small unit of troops of special composition

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Turkey Detachment supported Bright Star 2009/2010 in Egypt between September-November.
Fred Kamins, deputy criminal operations officer of the RCMP K Division, said the new detachment has been in the planning stage since the '90s.
On more than one occasion, a load was taken off of my shoulders and put on another member of the detachment.
Carter provided suppressive fire for the detachment commander while the interpreter's body was recovered and the two scrambled to find better cover.
Retinal detachment can occur when holes, tears or breaks appear in the light-sensitive retina as a result of trauma or pulling away of the gelatinous mass, known as the vitreous, that fills the back of the eye.
The Chinese helicopters of the detachment flew nearly 150 hours, transporting about 40 tons of cargos and 800 Senegalese peacekeepers in total.
Luke is a special cadet from Rhyl detachment fighting cancer and the detachments wanted to join other Clwyd and Gwynedd ACF detachments supporting "one of our own".
Where authorized departures were activated at the embassies, Region 9 HQ encouraged detachment commanders to send families out of harm's way and helped coordinate logistical and administrative efforts to ensure a smooth process.
Unti Kamama and his grandson, Mohammad, died from bullet and shrapnel wounds after the Islamic State (IS)-inspired BIFF under one Commander Bungos attacked a detachment of the 40th Infantry Battalion at 9 p.
Material and Methods: Twenty one eyes (21 patients) that underwent surgery for retinal detachment associated with chorio-retinal colobomas were selected.
He added that a detachment in dealing with explosives in Diyala police also defused IED was placed beneath a vehicle of a security element in al- Saadiya northeast of Baquba without casualties.
Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Jacksonville Detachment Key West was selected as Naval Retail Fuel Activity of the Year for superior fuel support in fiscal year 2015.
Objective: To investigate the outcome of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment repair at Vitreoretinal unit of Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Centre Karachi in year 2014.