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disengage

[‚dis·ən′gāj]
(engineering)
To break the contact between two objects.
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The order for the disengagement and dissolution was contained in a terse statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mohammed Sabiu Baba, copies of which were made available to Journalists in Bauchi late Friday night.
"The implementation of the 1974 agreement regarding the disengagement of the Syrian and Israeli troops has been put at risk," he said in an interview with Egypt's Al Ahram newspaper published on Saturday.
As the social cognitive mechanisms of moral disengagement can be selectively activated or deactivated, moral disengagement plays a key role in the deactivation process.
Mikdad, for his part, said that Syria welcomes the peace-keeping forces from the Uruguayan nationality, affirming the Syrian firm stance represented by offering support to the Disengagement force to carry out their duty and uncover the Israeli violations of the Disinterment agreement through their repeated aggressions on the Syrian territory and their support to the terrorists.
Disengagements per mile are just one metric that can be used to gauge the safety of an autonomous system, and can only be loosely compared to other companies due to fundamental differences in how each company is approaching development, as well as how they define a disengagement.
Majdalani told the official Voice of Palestine radio that the Executive Committee, in its meeting in Ramallah on Sunday, decided to convene the PLO's Central Council, the second highest Palestinian decision making body, on the 26th of this month to discuss a number of important issues, including disengagement from Israel.
Bandura (1999) specifically proposed the following eight mechanisms of moral disengagement. (1) Moral justification: this mechanism involves the cognitive reconstruction of behaviors.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 31 (ANI): The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) in its investigation report related to air scare on Congress president Rahul Gandhi's flight in April has ruled out any conspiracy and blamed human error for a situation that led the plane to descend to dangerous levels after auto disengagement for 24 seconds.
Why Terrorists Quit: The Disengagement of Indonesian Jihadists.
UN Secretary-General Spokesman Estefan Dugrick told reporters at the UN headquarters in New York that Guterich "was following with deep concern the reports of missiles fired from Syria towards Israeli positions and retaliatory attacks by Israeli forces." He stressed that the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) was in contact with the Syrian Arab armed forces (Syrian regime forces) and the Israeli army and urged the parties to exercise maximum restraint and abide by their obligations under the disengagement agreement.
In its last meeting in Ramallah, The PLO's Executive Committee asked the government to devise plans for disengagement from Israel politically, administratively, economically and in security.