Division and Detachment


Division noun - Something that divides, separates, or marks off.

Detachment is a synonym for division in allotment topic. In some cases you can use "Detachment" instead the word "Division" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like assemble, army, department, disconnection.


Detachment noun - A small military unit with a special task or function.
Usage example: the general sent a detachment ahead to scout the enemy's position

Division is a synonym for detachment in disconnection topic. You can use "Division" instead the word "Detachment" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as allotment, assemble, army, separateness.

Nearby Words: detached, detach, detaching, detachable

How words are described

full full division full detachment
special special division special detachment
small small division small detachment
strong strong division strong detachment
Other adjectives: entire, large, social, military, local, previous.
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