(chem) a large funnel having a tap in its output tube, used to separate immiscible liquids
noun 1. an act or instance of separating or the state of being separated. 2. a place, line, or point of parting. 3. a gap, hole, rent, or the like. 4. something that separates or divides. 5. Law. cessation of conjugal cohabitation, as by mutual consent. judicial separation. 6. Aerospace. the time or act of […]
noun 1. the normal fear and apprehension expressed by infants when removed from their mothers or approached by strangers. 2. any similar reaction in later life caused by separation from familiar surroundings or close friends or family. separation anxiety noun 1. (psychoanal) a state of distress felt at the prospect of being separated from a […]
noun 1. a place at which military personnel are processed for release from active service.
[sep-uh-rey-shuh-nist] /ˌsɛp əˈreɪ ʃə nɪst/ noun, adjective 1. separatist.