Translation: from spanish

to separate

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  • Separate — Sep a*rate, p. a. [L. separatus, p. p. ] 1. Divided from another or others; disjoined; disconnected; separated; said of things once connected. [1913 Webster] Him that was separate from his brethren. Gen. xlix. 26. [1913 Webster] 2. Unconnected;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Separate — 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;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Separate estate — Separate Sep a*rate, p. a. [L. separatus, p. p. ] 1. Divided from another or others; disjoined; disconnected; separated; said of things once connected. [1913 Webster] Him that was separate from his brethren. Gen. xlix. 26. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Separate maintenance — Separate Sep a*rate, p. a. [L. separatus, p. p. ] 1. Divided from another or others; disjoined; disconnected; separated; said of things once connected. [1913 Webster] Him that was separate from his brethren. Gen. xlix. 26. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Separate but equal — is a set phrase denoting the system of segregation that justifies giving different groups of people separate facilities or services with the declaration that the quality of each group s public facilities remain equal.United StatesThe American… …   Wikipedia

  • Separate Tables — is the collective name of two one act plays written by Sir Terence Rattigan, both taking place in the Beauregard Private Hotel, Bournemouth, a seaside town on the south coast of England. The first play, entitled Table by the Window , focuses on… …   Wikipedia

  • separate the sheep from the goats — See SEPARATE THE MEN FROM THE BOYS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • separate the men from the boys — {v. phr.}, {informal} To show who has strength, courage and loyalty and find who do not. * /When the ship hit an iceberg and sank, it separated the men from the boys./ * /The mile run separates the men from the boys./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • separate the men from the boys — {v. phr.}, {informal} To show who has strength, courage and loyalty and find who do not. * /When the ship hit an iceberg and sank, it separated the men from the boys./ * /The mile run separates the men from the boys./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Separate reality — (named after the novel A Separate Reality by Carlos Castaneda) is a legendary, short rock climbing route located in Yosemite National Park, California, USA. First ascended by Ron Kauk in 1978, the 40 m, 5.12a climb trademark is a 6m roof split by …   Wikipedia

  • Separate but Equal — is a 1991 American television movie depicting the landmark Supreme Court desegregation case Brown v. Board of Education , based on the phrase Separate but equal . The film starred Sidney Poitier as lead NAACP attorney Thurgood Marshall, Richard… …   Wikipedia


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