Detachment

Science / Psychiatry / Detachment: A behavior pattern characterized by general aloofness in interpersonal contact; may include intellectualization, denial, and superficiality.

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Detachment Adjective Synonyms: separating, unfastening, disconnecting, detaching, disengaging, separation, disconnection, disengagement
Detachment Noun Synonyms: aloofness, unconcern, indifference, coolness, inattention, insouciance
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Peeling

Life Style / Painting / Peeling: Detachment of a dried paint film in relatively large pieces, usually caused by moisture or grease under the painted surface. MORE

Flaking

Life Style / Painting / Flaking: A form of paint failure characterized by the detachment of small pieces of the film from the surface of previous coat of paint. Cracking or blistering usually precedes it. MORE

Wind Erosion

Business / Agriculture / Wind Erosion: The detachment and transportation of soil by wind. Wind erosion is a cropland management concern in the Plains states. MORE

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