detachability
noun see detach

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • detachability — detach ► VERB 1) disengage (something) and remove it. 2) (detach oneself from) leave or distance oneself from (a group or situation). 3) (be detached) Military be sent on a separate mission. DERIVATIVES detachability noun …   English terms dictionary

  • detachability — See detach. * * * …   Universalium

  • detachability — n. quality of being able to be detached or disassembled …   English contemporary dictionary

  • detachability — de·tach·abil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • detachability —  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷əˈbiləd.ē, ətē, i noun ( es) : the quality or state of being detachable …   Useful english dictionary

  • detach — transitive verb Etymology: French détacher, from Old French destachier, from des de + tachier (as in atachier to attach) Date: 1686 1. to separate especially from a larger mass and usually without violence or damage 2. disengage …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • detachably — See detachability. * * * …   Universalium

  • detachable — See detachability. * * * …   Universalium

  • detach — detachable, adj. detachability, n. detachably, adv. detacher, n. /di tach /, v.t. 1. to unfasten and separate; disengage; disunite. 2. Mil. to send away (a regiment, ship, etc.) on a special mission. [1470 80; < MF détacher …   Universalium

  • Michael Krausz — Full name Michael Krausz Born 1942 Geneva, Switzerland Main interests I. Ideals and Aims of Interpretation II. Relativism …   Wikipedia

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