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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Mbah said that the impact of the disconnection was minimal and was mostly done in feeders near the DisCos' headquarters, adding that only the people around that area were affected.
Crack down on domestic consumers and small business houses and disconnection of gas supply to them will not help much in overcoming gas sector crisis.
Contract notice: appointment of a designer for the everslaarstraat-spoele-bokslaarstraat road and sewerage project and appointment of a disconnection expert for the optimal disconnections on private property
He ordered for disconnection campaign against those who do not pay their bills and lodging cases against defaulters.
SCAMMERS have been sending fake emails pretending to be from Virgin Media and threatening customers with "automatic disconnection".
CRA engaged with telecom service providers to discuss solutions and resolve the complaints related to billing, weak mobile network coverage, weak Internet speed, fixed-line disconnection, delays in service installation, and activation.
CRA engaged with telecom service providers to resolve and discuss solutions for all the complaints, which were "related to several topics such as billing, weak mobile network coverage, weak Internet speed, fixed-line disconnection and delays in service installation and activation."
KARACHI -- Power supply to Karachi restored to routine levels after parts of the city experienced an outage as a rollover effect of abrupt disconnection of power supply to Karachi from the National Grid.
But I see frustration or a disconnection when the cases presented seem to be sunshine and rainbows, with whole teams devoted to regulatory affairs, artwork or supply chain.
KARACHI -- Power supply to Karachi restored to routine levels after various parts of the city experienced an outage as a rollover effect of abrupt disconnection of power supply to Karachi from the national grid due to adverse weather conditions.
LAKKI MARWAT -- Hundreds of villagers blocked Lakki-Darra Tang Road here on Friday to protest disconnection of power supply to their villages.
He ordered strict action against habitual defaulters, disconnection of sewerage, water supply connections and sending cases of defaulters to Special Judicial Magistrate WASA.