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English definition of “divorce”


verb [I/T]    /dɪˈvɔrs, -ˈvoʊrs/
to cause a marriage to a husband or wife to end by an official or legal process , or to have a marriage ended in this way: [T] Ford divorced his wife , Anne, in 1964, and married Cristina a year later . [T] They didn’t get divorced (= end their marriage legally ) until 2007. divorce    /dɪˈvɔrs, -ˈvoʊrs/ noun [C/U] [C] Both of them agreed to the divorce.
(Definition of divorce verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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