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From: Network Terminology

 分離 拆離

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 De·tached a. Separate; unconnected, or imperfectly connected; as, detached parcels. “Extensive and detached empire.”
 Detached escapement. See Escapement.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 De·tach v. t. [imp. & p. p. Detached p. pr. & vb. n. Detaching.]
 1. To part; to separate or disunite; to disengage; -- the opposite of attach; as, to detach the coats of a bulbous root from each other; to detach a man from a leader or from a party.
 2. To separate for a special object or use; -- used especially in military language; as, to detach a ship from a fleet, or a company from a regiment.
 Syn: -- To separate; disunite; disengage; sever; disjoin; withdraw; draw off. See Detail.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: showing lack of emotional involvement; "adopted a degage
             pose on the arm of the easy chair"- J.S.Perelman; "she
             may be detached or even unfeeling but at least she's
             not hypocritically effusive"; "an uninvolved
             bystander" [syn: degage, uninvolved]
      2: being or feeling set or kept apart from others; "she felt
         detached from the group"; "could not remain the isolated
         figure he had been"- Sherwood Anderson; "thought of
         herself as alone and separated from the others"; "had a
         set-apart feeling" [syn: isolated, separated, set-apart]
      3: no longer connected or joined; "a detached part"; "on one
         side of the island was a hugh rock, almost detached"; "the
         separated spacecraft will return to their home bases"
         [syn: separated]
      4: used of buildings; standing apart from others; "detached
         houses"; "a detached garage" [ant: attached]
      5: not fixed in position; "the detached shutter fell on him";
         "he pulled his arm free and ran" [syn: free]