|1.||indifference to other people or to one's surroundings; aloofness|
|2.||freedom from self-interest or bias; disinterest|
|3.||the act of disengaging or separating something|
|4.||the condition of being disengaged or separated; disconnection|
|a. the separation of a small unit from its main body, esp of ships or troops|
|b. the unit so detached|
|6.||(Canadian) a branch office of a police force|
|7.||logic See also modus ponens the rule whereby the consequent of a true conditional statement, given the truth of its antecedent, may be asserted on its own|
detachment de·tach·ment (dĭ-tāch'mənt)
The act or process of disconnecting or detaching; separation.
The state of being separate or detached.
Indifference to or remoteness from the concerns of others; aloofness.
Absence of prejudice or bias; disinterest.