Definitions and translations for "separation"

Definition of separation

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Noun
1. The distance between things.
Fragile items require separation and cushioning.
2. Coming apart.
3. The termination of employment (by resignation or dismissal).
4. The act of dividing or disconnecting.
5. The social act of separating or parting company.
The separation of church and state.
6. (law) the cessation of cohabitation of man and wife (either by mutual agreement or under a court order).
7. Sorting one thing from others.
The separation of wheat from chaff.
The separation of mail by postal zones.
8. The state of lacking unity.
9. The space where a division or parting occurs.
He hid in the separation between walls.
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English - English - separation

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n. split, gap, breach; state of being divided; act of splitting, act of dividing; disconnection, detachment; act of setting apart, segregation; act of partitioning
n. separation, break up; divorce; parting, split up; segregation, division, isolation

English - Spanish - separation

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s. separación, distancia; desmembración, desconexión, disgregación, disolución, segregación, desunión, disensión, aislamiento, alejamiento, apartamiento, desvinculación, distanciamiento, división

English - French - separation

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n. séparation, distinction; scission; classement, tri; triage; ségrégation; détachement

English - German - separation

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n. Abschied; Scheidung; Trennung; Abtrennung

English - Indonesian - separation

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n. pemisahan, peleraian, separasi, perpisahan, perceraian, kelepasan

English - Italian - separation

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s. separazione, divisione, distacco; isolamento, segregazione; distinzione, differenza, diversità; separazione legale; demarcazione; intervallo, spazio intercorrente

English - Polish - separation

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n. rozłączenie, rozdzielenie, oddzielanie, przedzielenie, rozdział, rozdzielność, wydzielenie, odłączenie, rozłączność, oderwanie, rozłąka, odgraniczenie, odsadzenie, odseparowanie, wyodrębnienie, odcięcie, sortowanie, wyobcowanie, odcięcie się, odseparowanie się, rozbicie się, rozchodzenie się, rozstanie się, separacja małżeńska {prawn.}
n. niewidzenie

English - Portuguese - separation

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s. separação; desunião, afastamento; divisão; análise

English - Romanian - separation

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n. despărţire, separare, alegere, deosebire, excreţie {fiziol.}, diviziune, divizare, separaţie, sciziune, dezbinare, divorţ

English - Russian - separation

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с. отделение, разъединение; разделение, разобщение, разлучение; сепарация, разлука, разложение на части; раздельное жительство супругов, развод; увольнение, демобилизация

English - Turkish - separation

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i. ayrılık, ayırma, ayrılma, bölünme, aralık, boşluk, ayrışma, ayrı olma, müstakil olma

English - Ukrainian - separation

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n. відокремлення, розлука, сортування, вилучення, відлучення, відлучання

English - Dutch - separation

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zn. scheiding; afscheiding; afsluiting

English - Greek - separation

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ουσ. χωρισμός, διαχώριση, αποχωρισμός

German - Italian - separation

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n. divisione (f), separazione (f)

German - Turkish - separation

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ayirma, ayrilma, ayrilis, ayrilik, ayri yasama

English - Arabic - separation

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‏تفريق، فراق، فصل، إنفصال، إنشقاق، فرز، طلاق الزوجين، الفصل‏

English - Chinese - separation

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(名) 分离, 缺口, 分居

English - Chinese - separation

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(名) 分離, 缺口, 分居

English - Hindi - separation

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n. अलगाना, बिलगाव, वियोग, पृथक्करण, पृथकभवन, विभक्ति, वियोजन, विच्छेद, विप्रयोग, विभाजन, विरह, विप्रलंभ, भंजन

English - Japanese - separation

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(名) 分離; 分離箇所; 分かれ目

English - Korean - separation

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명. 분리, 쪼개짐, 틈; 헤어진 상태, 나누어진 상태; 이탈; 가름, 나눔; 헤어짐

English - Vietnamese - separation

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n. sự chia ra, sự phân ra, sự phân ly, sự chia rẻ, khoảng cách, sự biệt sản, sự xa cách

German - Chinese - separation

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[die] pl.Separationen 分离。隔离。分类。分级。缺口。分居。
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Synonyms for separation
1. departure: farewell
2. disconnection: detachment, dissolution, disunion, cut, division, divorce