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English definition of “divorce”

divorce

noun [C] (SUBJECTS)    /dɪˈvɔːs/ US  /-ˈvɔːrs/ formal
a separation: Why is there such a divorce between the arts and the sciences in this country's schools?Separating and dividing
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