the state of lacking unity
separation, breakup, detachment(noun)
the distance between things
"fragile items require separation and cushioning"
sorting one thing from others
"the separation of wheat from chaff"; "the separation of mail by postal zones"
the social act of separating or parting company
"the separation of church and state"
the space where a division or parting occurs
"he hid in the separation between walls"
the termination of employment (by resignation or dismissal)
legal separation, separation(noun)
(law) the cessation of cohabitation of man and wife (either by mutual agreement or under a court order)
the act of dividing or disconnecting
The act of separating or the condition of being separated.
The place at which a division occurs.
An interval, gap or space that separates things.
An agreement terminating a relationship between husband and wife, but short of a divorce.
Origin: Attested in the 15th Century ; from separation, from separationem.
the act of separating, or the state of being separated, or separate
the operation of removing water from steam
Origin: [L. separatio: cf. F. sparation.]
Separation is an EP by Halou.
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Rank popularity for the word 'separation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4687
Rank popularity for the word 'separation' in Nouns Frequency: #1886
The numerical value of separation in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of separation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of separation in a Sentence
Separation is an illusion, we are all in this together
There should be no separation between religion and politics.
He developed a separation anxiety that he didn't have before.
Governments without separation of powers commit the worst crimes.
There is little separation, in the minds of many, between Jews and Israel.
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Translations for separation
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- apartigo, izoleco, izolitecoEsperanto
- erottelu, erotteleminen, erottaminenFinnish
- scaradh, deighiltIrish
- dealachadhScottish Gaelic
- köz, elválasztás, különélés, távolságHungarian
- 離縁, 分離Japanese
- separare, divorț, divorțareRomanian
- разделе́ние, разлу́ка, отделе́ние, разъедине́ниеRussian
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