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disconnect

[‚dis·kə′nekt]
(electricity)
To open a circuit by removing wires or connections, as distinguished from opening a switch to stop current flow.
(engineering)
To sever a connection.

Disconnect

A switch or circuit breaker adjacent to a piece of electrical equipment for the purpose of disconnecting power to the equipment for maintenance or servicing.

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Rakesh Perumpilly complained to the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) that the water had been disconnected in his building, number 94 in the Mediterranean cluster.
PESHAWAR -- In the ongoing Disconnection and Recovery Campaign of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO), the detection team at Mattani sub-division has recovered Rs 5 lacs from 308 defaulter consumers of 11kv Ghar Chandan and Tela Ban feeders and energized the disconnected line.
The cities seek to intervene in a timely way with disconnected youth so they will become solid, taxpaying residents rather than a drain on social service and criminal justice systems.
In different parts of Operation Cirle Nawabshah including Tando Adam, Sanghar, Daur, Qazi Ahmed and Sakrand, the teams removed 20 power transformers, disconnected 1375 connections of defaulters and detected 600 illegal connections.
Other defaulters are also directed to make payment of their outstanding dues otherwise their power supply will be disconnected without further notice and will not be restored until payment of dues.
Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements that BackWeb solutions enable mobile employees and managers to complete performance documents when on the road and disconnected from the network, that mobile employees will be able to automatically synchronize their ePerformance Management workflows and pending employee performance reviews while disconnected from the network, and that mobile employees can achieve consistent access to the ePerformance Management application regardless of location or network status.
Cyclades AlterPath System of OOBI products enable administrators to remotely access, diagnose and restore disconnected IT assets to normal operation quickly and securely.
PolicyPortal provides near real-time policy compliance visibility and reporting for machines that are virtually impossible to audit because they are frequently disconnected from the directory.
The AlterPath System provides administrators with alternative paths into the IT infrastructure to access, diagnose and restore disconnected IT assets, helping businesses increase IT asset and personnel productivity while reducing operational costs and risks.
Cyclades AlterPath(TM) System provides secure alternate paths into the production IT infrastructure, enabling administrators to remotely access, diagnose and restore disconnected assets to normal operation.
As a result, eNet systems administrators can remotely access, diagnose and restore disconnected hardware IT assets to the network, where they can be managed back to productivity.
By leveraging Tacit Networks' strengths in Branch Office IT services as well as the native Microsoft technologies used in the company's current file and email optimization solutions, the company will provide an expanded set of applications in the branch office, including solutions that increase performance of TCP-based applications through protocol acceleration, enhanced data access, availability and resiliency through support for disconnected WAFS operations, and new management technologies to improve the management of large scale deployments in Windows-based IT infrastructure environments.