- Also British, dis·con·nex·ion .
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How to use disconnection in a sentence
More than grief, I experienced a sense of disconnection from an experience that seemed central to my life.What happens to our lost childhood memories? Motherhood sent me looking for answers. | Missy Ryan | February 4, 2021 | Washington Post
These younger investors espouse a proud disconnection from a system that explicitly serves “Boomers” and exploits young adults.‘Revenge Tactic:’ GameStop's Massive Stock Surge Isn't Only About Making Money | Peter Allen Clark | January 28, 2021 | Time
Looking for a cause, experts have explored the effects of home and school stresses, social media, cellphones, disconnection and lack of sleep.Partly hidden by isolation, many of the nation’s schoolchildren struggle with mental health | Donna St. George, Valerie Strauss | January 21, 2021 | Washington Post
In collecting the information, Pallone said lawmakers could seek to authorize additional stimulus aid, including a potential “prohibition on disconnection.”House Democrats ask AT&T, Comcast to share data about home Internet shutoffs as lawmakers eye new stimulus aid | Tony Romm | January 12, 2021 | Washington Post
Even a 10-minute delay in a call can improve quality and decrease the likelihood of disconnections.Working From Home? Here Are 8 Ways to Boost Your Internet Speed | Patrick Lucas Austin | March 31, 2020 | Time
In other words, in females there is a disconnection between physical and psychological sexual arousal.
This prescription of selective disconnection, in different forms, has worked for many successful people I know.Wired Executives Find that Disconnecting Can Help Spur Creativity | Beth Comstock | October 19, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
A transfer of control is essential after a disconnection from the autopilot.
Outsized ego, insecurity, hubris, and a complete disconnection from reality are big—if diametrically opposed—contenders.
And he argues that his comments on CNN about disconnection have been mischaracterized.
Would then make the necessary disconnection and proceed on one side.The Traveling Engineers' Association | Anonymous
In this case a set of valves or dampers permits the disconnection of the fan or its connection with the ash-pit.Gas-Engines and Producer-Gas Plants | R. E. Mathot
The lighting of both lamps associated with a cord circuit is a signal to the operator for disconnection.
It remains now only to secure the disconnection of the subscribers after they are through talking.
Prompt disconnection was improved enormously by the introduction of relay manual boards.