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departure

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1 the act of leaving a place
  • his sudden departure left them wondering if they'd upset him

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2 a turning away from a course or standard
  • any departure from the modernist orthodoxy was scorned by the city's cultural elite

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The first known use of departure was in the 15th century

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“Departure.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/departure. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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