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disengage

[‚dis·ən′gāj]
(engineering)
To break the contact between two objects.
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Ehrlichma noted that if the answer to a question is simple people could provide it without having to disengage their visual focus.
Factors under investigation include stress wave propagation when the explosive is detonated and how the explosive fractures the nut; how the nut halves disengage from the stud and how details of the release affect the stud motion; and finally, how the nut halves rebound from the blast container and recontact the stud.
Prime Minister Sharon's visionary plan, endorsed by the Knesset, to disengage from the Gaza Strip is a bold and necessary step toward achieving a permanent Israeli-Palestinian peace," said David A.
We should disengage from this chaotic situation our Government has helped to create and bring our boys home at the earliest opportunity.
For two-piece and drainable pouches, the 0EV gives users easy access for releasing gas pressure without opening the clamp at the bottom of a pouch or trying to disengage the pouch from the wafer.
Gallup uses its employee engagement survey, the Q12, to measure workplace engagement and glean insights about the kinds of manager behaviors that are most likely to cause employees to disengage from their workplaces.
Make sure you remember to disengage the transfer first
Consolidating the financial results of insurance and other financial services has no impact on 1992 reported earnings per share or the company's strategic decision to disengage from these businesses to concentrate on its core document processing business, Xerox said.
The integrated design allows the operator to safely disengage the Cultiva OnTrac system by simply gripping the wheel.
First, disengage the CTIS system by flipping the switch on the driver's panel.
The committee accused the pair of offering assurances ``so as to mislead and disengage the PAC.