disengagement


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dis·en·gage

 (dĭs′ĕn-gāj′)
v. dis·en·gaged, dis·en·gag·ing, dis·en·gag·es
v.tr.
1. To release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles. See Synonyms at extricate.
2. To release (oneself) from an engagement, pledge, or obligation.
v.intr.
To free or detach oneself; withdraw.

dis′en·gage′ment n.

disengagement

(ˌdɪsɪnˈɡeɪdʒmənt)
n
1. the act or process of disengaging or the state of being disengaged
2. leisure; ease

disengagement

In arms control, a general term for proposals that would result in the geographic separation of opposing nonindigenous forces without directly affecting indigenous military forces.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disengagement - the act of releasing from an attachment or connection
separation - the act of dividing or disconnecting
2.disengagement - to break off a military action with an enemy
retreat - (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat; "the disorderly retreat of French troops"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

disengagement

noun disconnection, withdrawal, separation, detachment, disentanglement This policy of disengagement from the war had its critics.

disengagement

noun
The act or process of detaching:
Translations

disengagement

[ˌdɪsɪnˈgeɪdʒmənt] N
1. (Mil) → retirada f
2. (Mech) → desacoplamiento m, desconexión f

disengagement

[ˌdɪsɪnˈgeɪdʒmənt] n
(= withdrawal) (gen)désengagement m; (military)désengagement m
(= detachment) → indifférence f

disengagement

n
(= extrication)Lösung f
(Tech) → Ausrücken nt (form); disengagement of the clutchdas Auskuppeln
(Mil) → Abzug m

disengagement

[ˌdɪsɪnˈgeɪdʒmənt] n (of clutch) → disinnesto (Pol) → disimpegno

dis·en·gage·ment

n. desencajamiento, separación, desunión; [in obstetrics] desplazamiento de la cabeza del feto de la vulva.
References in classic literature ?
Others have endeavored to account for these discharges of "mountain artillery" on humbler principles; attributing them to the loud reports made by the disruption and fall of great masses of rock, reverberated and prolonged by the echoes; others, to the disengagement of hydrogen, produced by subterraneous beds of coal in a state of ignition.
She paused over it for some time with indignant astonishment; then read it again and again; but every perusal only served to increase her abhorrence of the man, and so bitter were her feelings against him, that she dared not trust herself to speak, lest she might wound Marianne still deeper by treating their disengagement, not as a loss to her of any possible good but as an escape from the worst and most irremediable of all evils, a connection, for life, with an unprincipled man, as a deliverance the most real, a blessing the most important.
If an imaginative boy has a sufficiently rich mother who has intelligence, personal grace, dignity of character without harshness, and a cultivated sense of the best art of her time to enable her to make her house beautiful, she sets a standard for him against which very few women can struggle, besides effecting for him a disengagement of his affections, his sense of beauty, and his idealism from his specifically sexual impulses.
RAMALLAH, February 6, 2018 (WAFA) -- The Palestinian government, and following a decision by the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) to start planning for disengagement from Israel, decided on Tuesday to establish a committee to consider ways for that.
In its last meeting in Ramallah, The PLO's Executive Committee asked the government to devise plans for disengagement from Israel politically, administratively, economically and in security.
Ramallah, Jumada I 20, 1439, Feb 6, 2018, SPA -- Palestinian Cabinet decided to form a committee of concerned ministries here today, to start preparing studies, projects and proposals to initiate disengagement steps with Israeli occupation authorities, at political, administrative, economic and security levels, including the formation of a sub-committee to study the shift from using the shekel to any other currency.
The Mission continued monitoring the disengagement areas near Stanytsia Luhanska, Zolote and Petrivske; it observed ceasefire violations near the Zolote disengagement area.
New York, SANA - A report by the United Nations Secretary-General on the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in the occupied Syrian Golan confirmed Israel's support for armed terrorist organizations in Syria, including Jabhat al-Nusra terror organization.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 13 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) today said that India and China have raised the Doklam incident during a meeting on Monday, wherein External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj and her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi expressed satisfaction that it was resolved with disengagement of troops at face-off site through concerted diplomatic communications.
In addition to goal orientations, another variable relevant to misbehaviors in physical education is moral disengagement.
This can lead to youngsters showing signs of disengagement, such as talking or fidgeting in class, or switching off and daydreaming, it suggests.
By comparison, the California data shows that BMW clocked up 638 autonomous miles with one disengagement, and Nissan 4,099 miles with 28 disengagements.