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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of setting or keeping apart; Dividing

Usage examples (34)
  • I returned to the sawing process, and at the end of half an hour succeeded in severing the rope.
  • The Supremes overstepped their authority in severing a recount of the results which has subsequently shown that W lost in Florida.
  • Tamyris swings at it next, her greatsword severing its arm at the shoulder.
  • A chain holding a group of satyrs parted as he swayed to the side, his sword severing several links. for more
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