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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

(in genetics) the break‐up of a cointegrate into two or more replicons of similar sizes. Compare excision.

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separation

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

(in genetics) the break‐up of a cointegrate into two or more replicons of similar sizes. Compare excision.

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Separation

Overview page. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History.

Was the means whereby new settlements attained the status of separate colonies. Van Diemen's Land first formally requested status as a separate colony in 1824. The Port Phillip District...

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separation

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

In divorce proceedings a court must be satisfied that spouses have ‘separated’ (ceased cohabitation or severed the marital relationship) and lived ‘separately and apart’ for at least 12...

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separation

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

During a launch, the moment when a rocket burns all of its fuel and falls away from the remaining launch vehicle or spacecraft.

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separation

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

The angular distance between two objects on the celestial sphere, particularly the components of a double or multiple star.

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Separation

in “We Are Now the True Spaniards”

June 2012; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas. 16669 words.

This chapter analyzes the efforts of novohispano autonomists to achieve home rule either through the creation of autonomous kingdoms in America ruled by the king or Spanish princes under...

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separation

Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 20 words.

The angular distance between two objects on the celestial sphere, particularly the components of a double or multiple star.

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separation

Carl Schaschke.

in A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 132 words.

1. The division and parting of materials into their constituent parts. Separation is used for purification by removing contaminants

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separation

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 77 words.

The process of keeping things apart. This can be achieved by the use of *geosynthetics which separate course and

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separation

Jonathan Law and Elizabeth A. Martin.

in A Dictionary of Law

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 7 words.

n.See judicial separation order; living apart.

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