Definition of separate. Meaning of separate. Synonyms of separate
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Definition of separate
SeparateSeparate Sep"a*rate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Separated; p. pr. &
vb. n. Separating.] [L. separatus, p. p. of separare to
separate; pfref. se- aside + parare to make ready, prepare.
See Parade, and cf. Sever.]
1. To disunite; to divide; to disconnect; to sever; to part
in any manner.
From the fine gold I separate the alloy. --Dryden.
Separate thyself, I pray thee, from me. --Gen. xiii.
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ?
2. To come between; to keep apart by occupying the space
between; to lie between; as, the Mediterranean Sea
separates Europe and Africa.
3. To set apart; to select from among others, as for a
special use or service.
Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto
I have called thaem. --Acts xiii.
Separated flowers (Bot.), flowers which have stamens and
pistils in separate flowers; diclinous flowers. --Gray.
Separate Sep"a*rate, v. i.
To part; to become disunited; to be disconnected; to withdraw
from one another; as, the family separated.
SeparateSeparate Sep"a*rate, p. a. [L. separatus, p. p. ]
1. Divided from another or others; disjoined; disconnected;
separated; -- said of things once connected.
Him that was separate from his brethren. --Gen.
2. Unconnected; not united or associated; distinct; -- said
of things that have not been connected.
For such an high priest became us, who is holy,
harmless, undefiled, separate from sinnere. --Heb.
3. Disunited from the body; disembodied; as, a separate
spirit; the separate state of souls.
Separate estate (Law), an estate limited to a married woman
independent of her husband.
Separate maintenance (Law), an allowance made to a wife by
her husband under deed of separation. -- Sep"a*rate*ly,
adv. -- Sep"a*rate*ness, n.
Meaning of separate from wikipedia
, belief among
some protestant religious groups
that the members
of a church should
from 'the world'
- in canada, the term separate school refers
to a particular
type of school
that has constitutional status
in three provinces
- a single-family detached
home, also called
a single-detached dwelling
or separate house
is a free-standing residential
to make the demand
for a separate state
was the writer
and philosopher allama iqbal
, who, in his presidential address
- which separated
it from the bavaria
n rhenish palatinate
in modern france
; to the south
, and to the east by
- racial segregation
in the united states
the physical separation
of separate facilities
- the concept
of separating church
is often credited
to the writings
of english philosopher
this model, the state
into branches, each with separate
and independent powers
so that no
- the key principle
of plate tectonics
is that the lithosphere exists
and distinct tectonic plate
ride on the fluid-like
has evolved separately
in many different
lineages, and monoecy
in the plant lineage correlates
with the evolution