Meaning of SEPARATED in English

SEPARATED

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADVERB

widely

Similar processes would explain anomalies such as the existence of closely related species in widely separated locations.

There is also plenty of water for the shoals to be feeding at the same time in widely separated places.

In other words, they appear at the same time at widely separated localities.

One could distinguish gamma ray bursts from such effects by observing flashes simultaneously at two or more fairly widely separated locations.

The same processes could explain how related species appeared on widely separated land masses.

From the beginning, it claimed credit for outrages in widely separated places in Ulster.

■ NOUN

woman

Divorced and separated women often complain of the speed with which they lose contact with their married friends.

Or was a separated woman still an outcast in Veronica's circle?

Many divorced and separated women moved in with a new partner.

Of divorced or separated women , 18% were cohabiting.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

David and I have been separated for six months but we're not divorced yet.

I didn't know Linda and Mike were separated .

Victoria's separated from her husband and caring for her children alone.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Fit the swivel plus connector, and lock the sleeving on to itself with two separated overhand knots.

Most lone parents - both men and women - have been married and are separated or divorced from their former partners.

On Vinyl, he is separated , safe, subtle and simply, a one-sided statement.

She is separated , with a grown-up son.

Similar processes would explain anomalies such as the existence of closely related species in widely separated locations.

Stranded cotton is the best to use because the six strands can be separated and re-combined to make the thickness you require.

They fall into two primary classes which legal theory tries to keep rigidly separated but which in economic reality merge into each other.

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