disconnection


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dis·con·nect

 (dĭs′kə-nĕkt′)
v. dis·con·nect·ed, dis·con·nect·ing, dis·con·nects
v.tr.
1. To sever or interrupt the connection of or between: disconnected the hose.
2. Electricity To shut off the current in (an appliance) by removing its connection to a power source.
v.intr.
To sever or interrupt a connection.
n. (dĭs′kə-nĕkt′)
A lack of connection; a disparity: "There is a cosmic disconnect between what the voters want and what the party of the corporate interests can give them" (Bob Herbert).

dis′con·nec′tion n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disconnection - state of being disconnected
separation - the state of lacking unity
separability - the capability of being separated
incoherence, incoherency - lack of cohesion or clarity or organization
2.disconnection - an unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of understanding); "he felt a gulf between himself and his former friends"; "there is a vast disconnect between public opinion and federal policy"
disparity - inequality or difference in some respect
3.disconnection - the act of breaking a connection
separation - the act of dividing or disconnecting

disconnection

noun
2. separation, cutting off, cut-off, severance He hopes for a gradual disconnection from the federation.

disconnection

noun
The act or process of detaching:
Translations
فَصْل، قَطْع الأتِّصال
odpojení
afbrydelselukning
szétkapcsolás
aftenging
odpojenie
kesilmekesinti

disconnection

[ˌdɪskəˈnekʃən] Ndesconexión f, corte m (de línea/suministro)

disconnection

[ˌdɪskəˈnɛkʃən] n
[gas, water, electricity, telephone service] → coupure f
(= distancing) (between people, organizations)séparation f

disconnect

(diskəˈnekt) verb
to separate; to break the connection (especially electrical) with. Our phone has been disconnected.
ˌdisconˈnection (-ʃən) noun
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Consumers can lodge a complaint with CRA after 48 hours for mobile service disconnections, after 72 hours for fixed line disconnections, or after 30 calendar days for complaints that aren't related to a service disconnection.
Known as the Water Industry Registration Scheme Accredited Entity (WIRSAE), the scheme has seven scopes for providers performing temporary disconnections/reconnections, permanent disconnection and metering activities for the non-domestic water market in England and Wales.
Officials at the local grid station said they had received orders for disconnection of power supply to as many as 19 tube-wells in the area as the public health department of Khyber Agency had refused to pay monthly bills to Tesco amounting to Rs40 million.
The customers being removed by Verizon have received notice of disconnection this month.
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As well as jail, the disconnection of basic amenities in apartments can result in a fine of $817 (AED3,000) or both, according to a senior Rental Disputes Centre (RDC) judge.
If you are facing disconnection, or have not been able to keep to a payment plan, the fuel supplier may offer to install a prepayment meter.
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The Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (Sewa) distributed notices to residents in some areas of the city about power disconnection that will take place on Friday from 6am to 7pm due to maintenance work.
The apex court warned that the failure to pay the dues within the prescribed time- limit would lead to vacation of the stay on disconnection notice served to BSES by NTPC.
This single-use device allows an aseptic disconnection of Silicone as well as thermoplastic elastomer tubes in biopharmaceutical manufacturing processes.
ISLAMABAD -- State Minister for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali on Tuesday issued immediate orders to the Islamabad Electric Supply Company (Iesco) for the disconnection of electricity supply to 18 government institutions including the President House, Prime Minister's Secretariat, Parliament Lodges, official residence of Chief Justice of Pakistan, Sindh and Balochistan House, Local TV reported.