diremption

noun di·remp·tion \də̇ˈrem(p)shən\

Definition of diremption

plural

-s

  1. :  separation, disjunction :  division into two because it does make that vast diremption of our world into a One and a Many — H. B. Alexander

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Origin and Etymology of diremption

Latin diremption-, diremptio, from diremptus (past participle of dirimere to take apart, separate, from dir- —from dis- apart—+-imere, from emere to take, buy) + -ion-, -io -ion — more at dis-, redeem


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