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Separation

Sep`a`ra´tion
n.1.(Steam Boilers) The act of separating, or the state of being separated, or separate.
Judicial separation
(Law) a form of divorce; a separation of man and wife which has the effect of making each a single person for all legal purposes but without ability to contract a new marriage.
- Mozley & W.
Noun1.separation - the act of dividing or disconnecting
2.separation - coming apart
Synonyms: breakup, detachment
3.separation - the state of lacking unity
Antonyms:
unification, union - the state of being joined or united or linked; "there is strength in union"
4.separation - the distance between things; "fragile items require separation and cushioning"
Synonyms: interval
5.separation - sorting one thing from others; "the separation of wheat from chaff"; "the separation of mail by postal zones"
6.separation - the social act of separating or parting company; "the separation of church and state"
7.separation - the space where a division or parting occurs; "he hid in the separation between walls"
8.separation - termination of employment (by resignation or dismissal)
9.separation - (law) the cessation of cohabitation of man and wife (either by mutual agreement or under a court order)

SEPARATION, contracts. When the husband and wife agree to live apart they are said to have made a separation.
     2. Contracts of this kind are generally made by the husband for himself and by the wife with trustees. 4 Paige's R. 516; 3 Paige's R. 483; 5 Bligh, N. S. 339; 1 Dow & Clark, 519. This contract does not affect the marriage, and the parties may, at any time agree to live together as husband and wife. The husband who has agreed to a total separation cannot bring an action for criminal conversation with the wife. Roper, Hush. and Wife, passim; 4 Vin. Ab. 173; 2 Stark. Ev. 698; Shelf. on Mar. & Div. ch. 6, p. 608.
     3. Reconciliation after separation supersedes special articles of separation in courts of law and equity. 1 Dowl. P. C. 245; 2 Cox, R. 105; 3 Bro. C. C. 619, n.; 11 Ves. 532. Public policy forbids that parties should be permitted to make agreements for themselves to hold good whenever they choose to live separate. 5 Bligh, N. S. 367, 375; and see 1 Carr. & P. 36. See 5 Bligh, N. S. 339; 2 Dowl. P. C. 332; 2 C. & M. 388; 3 John. Ch. R. 521; 2 Sim. & Stu. 372; 1 Edw. R. 380; Desaus. R. 45, 198; 1 Y. & C. 28; 11 Ves. 526; 2 East, R. 283; 8 N. H. Rep. 350; 1 Hoff. R. 1.

To dream of a separation, represents a waking situation or relationship that is breaking apart. You may be experiencing separation anxiety. Alternatively, it indicates that you are feeling torn apart and divided. Your feelings are pulling you in opposite directions.Jim Crow, aberration, aesthetic distance, alien, alteration, analysis, analyzation, anatomization, anatomizing, anatomy, annulment, apartheid, apartness, assay, assaying, atomization, barrier, bolting, brattice, breach, breach of friendship, break, breakdown, breaking down, breaking up, breakup, broken home, broken marriage, buffer, buffer state, bulkhead, bumper, centrifugence, change, clarification, clearance, cleavage, cleft, cloison, colature, collision mat, color bar, compass, contradistinction, cordon, cordon sanitaire, cordoning off, cushion, deactivation, decentralization, decree of nullity, deep space, demarcation, demobilization, deployment, depths of space, destructive distillation, desynonymization, detachment, deviation, diaphragm, diaspora, dichotomy, differencing, differentiation, disaffection, disassociation, disbandment, disconnection, discrimination, disequalization, disfavor, disintegration, disjointedness, disjunction, dismemberment, dismissal, disorganization, dispersal, dispersion, disruption, dissection, dissepiment, dissociation, dissolution, dissolution of marriage, distance, distillation, distinction, distinctiveness, distinguishment, disunion, disunity, divarication, divergence, divergency, diversification, dividedness, dividing line, dividing wall, division, divorce, divorcement, docimasy, edulcoration, elution, elutriation, essentialization, estrangement, ethnocentrism, exclusiveness, extent, extraction, falling-out, fanning, fanning out, farness, fender, filtering, filtration, fission, foreigner, fracture, fracturing, fragmentation, grasswidowhood, gravimetric analysis, hairsplitting, individualization, individuation, infinity, insularity, interlocutory decree, interseptum, isolationism, keeping apart, know-nothingism, leaching, leeway, length, light-years, lixiviation, margin, mat, microscopic distinction, midriff, midsection, mileage, modification, narrowness, nice distinction, nuance, open rupture, out-group, outcast, outsider, pad, panel, paries, parochialism, parsecs, particularization, parting, partition, party wall, percolation, persona non grata, personalization, perspective, piece, privacy, privatism, privatization, property line, proximate analysis, purification, quantitative analysis, quarantine flag, race hatred, racial segregation, range, reach, recall of ambassadors, recess, reclusion, reduction to elements, refinement, release, remoteness, resolution, retirement, retreat, riddling, rift, rupture, rustication, sanitary cordon, schism, scission, screening, secrecy, segmentation, segregation, semimicroanalysis, separate maintenance, separateness, separatism, septulum, septum, sequestration, severalization, severance, shade of difference, shattering, shedding, shock pad, sieving, sifting, snobbishness, space, span, specialization, spiritualization, splaying, splendid isolation, split, split-up, splitting, spread, spreading, spreading out, straining, stranger, stretch, stride, subdivision, sublimation, subtle distinction, tightness, trichoschistism, trichotomy, variation, wall, way, ways, winnowing, withdrawal, xenophobia, yellow flag, yellow jack
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