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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