disconnection disconnection  /ˌdɪs kə ˈnɛk ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) state of being disconnected
  2. (n) an unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of understanding)
  3. (n) the act of breaking a connection

Usage(s):

  1. The story of Clarence Saunders' disconnection with Piggly Wiggly is the story of how Piggly Wiggly went to the Stock Market and wound up in the stock yard.
  2. In fact, Pol Pot's disconnection from reality seemed to many to be proof of his unworldliness, ardor and enlightenment.
  3. The Pumpkins' music often deals with disconnection.

News

  1. SWEPCO warns about phone scam

    SHREVEPORT, La.,—Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) is alerting customers in its service area to a telephone scam involving demand of payment by prepaid money cards to avoid disconnection of service.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Gilmer Mirror

  2. PRISM clarified by sources detailing special systems used to provide gov with data

    On June 6, The Washington Post revealed that, according to leaked documentation it was given, nine major companies are feeding the NSA data via direct access to their servers, something called the PRISM project. Within hours, nearly all the companies had denied the claims, and it has ignited an Internet storm. The disconnection between The Read The Full Story
    on June 8, 2013     Source: SlashGear

  3. SWEPCO warns of bill scams to local customers

    Southwestern Electric Power Co. officials are alerting customers in the Rusk County area to a telephone scam involving demand of payment by prepaid money cards to avoid disconnection of service, offic
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Henderson Daily News

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Quotes

  1. Rowling said: "There has always been a real disconnection in my mind between the fictional world in which I've spent so many hours and what the printed books were doing in the real world...... although I absolutely noticed the royalty cheques coming...
    on Jan 29, 2008 By: JK Rowling Source: Times Online

  2. "It was the disconnection of 20 per cent of our power supply (when the fire cut the transmission lines) that caused us the problems," Mr Bracks said on Southern Cross radio today.
    on Jan 16, 2007 By: Steve Bracks Source: The Australian

  3. "The ACCC is of the view that Telstra's proposed connection and disconnection charges are not reasonable," ACCC chairman Graeme Samuel said.
    on Apr 4, 2006 By: Graeme Samuel Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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