Detachment

Definition of Detachment

De`tach´ment
n.1.The act of detaching or separating, or the state of being detached.
2.That which is detached; especially, a body of troops or part of a fleet sent from the main body on special service.
Troops . . . widely scattered in little detachments.
- Bancroft.
3.Abstraction from worldly objects; renunciation.
A trial which would have demanded of him a most heroic faith and the detachment of a saint.
- J. H. Newman.

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