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separation

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noun sep·a·ra·tion \ˌsep-ə-ˈrā-shən\

Medical Definition of separation

  1. 1:  the process of isolating or extracting from or of becoming isolated from a mixture; also :  the resulting state

  2. 2:  dislocation—see shoulder separation





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