secede, splinter, break away(verb)
withdraw from an organization or communion
"After the break up of the Soviet Union, many republics broke away"
To split from or to withdraw from membership of a political union, an alliance or an organisation.
To split or to withdraw one or more constituent entities from membership of a political union, an alliance or an organisation.
Origin: From secedo, from se- ("apart") + cedo.
to withdraw from fellowship, communion, or association; to separate one's self by a solemn act; to draw off; to retire; especially, to withdraw from a political or religious body
Origin: [L. secedere, secessum; pref se- aside + cedere to go, move. See Cede.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sē-sēd′, v.i. to go away: to separate one's self: to withdraw from fellowship or association.—ns. Secē′der, one who secedes: one of a body of Presbyterians who seceded from the Church of Scotland about 1733; Seces′sion, the act of seceding: withdrawal: departure; Seces′sionism, the doctrine of secession; Seces′sionist, one who maintains the principle of secession.—War of Secession, in United States history, the civil war (1860-65) which resulted from the attempted withdrawal of eleven Southern States from the United States. [L. secedĕre, secessum—se-, away, cedĕre, to go.]
The numerical value of secede in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of secede in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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