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Disengagement

Dis`en`gage´ment
n.1.The act of disengaging or setting free, or the state of being disengaged.
It is easy to render this disengagement of caloric and light evident to the senses.
- Transl. of Lavoisier.
A disengagement from earthly trammels.
- Sir W. Jones.
2.Freedom from engrossing occupation; leisure.
Disengagement is absolutely necessary to enjoyment.
- Bp. Butler.
Noun1.disengagement - the act of releasing from an attachment or connection
Synonyms: detachment
2.disengagement - to break off a military action with an enemy
Synonyms: fallback, pullout
abstraction, alienation, breaking out, clearing, detachment, disarticulation, disassociation, disburdening, disconnectedness, disconnection, discontinuity, disembarrassment, disembroilment, disencumbrance, disentanglement, disinvolvement, disjointing, disjunction, dislocation, dislodgment, disunion, division, divorce, divorcement, extrication, fallback, freeing, incoherence, isolation, luxation, parting, partition, pullback, pullout, reculade, releasing, removal, retirement, retreat, segmentation, separation, separatism, subdivision, subtraction, uncluttering, unhampering, unknotting, unraveling, unscrambling, unsnarling, untangling, withdrawal, withdrawment, zoning
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