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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.

disconnect

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Anchored by sales of its CEO700 whole house disconnect units, revenues generated by sales of its utility division products rose approximately 120% from 2005 to 2006, and the sales trend has continued in early 2007.
RAWALPINDI -- Rawalpindi Cantonment Board (RCB) under its campaign launched to check and disconnect illegal water connections from its areas has disconnected over 85 connections.