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legal separation

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Examples for legal separation
  • It greatly concerns me and saddens me that people continue to define segregation as legal separation.
  • The conflict occurs in the legal separation of church and state as previously mentioned.
  • The marriage was over and a legal separation was secured.
  • The main difference between a legal separation and a divorce is that spouses are still married after a legal separation.
British Dictionary definitions for legal separation

legal separation

noun
1.
another term (esp US) for judicial separation
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