- The act of departing or something that has departed.
- The departure was scheduled for noon.
- 2011 April 10, Alistair Magowan, “Aston Villa 1-0 Newcastle”, in BBC Sport:
- Villa spent most of the second period probing from wide areas and had a succession of corners but despite their profligacy they will be glad to overturn the 6-0 hammering they suffered at St James' Park in August following former boss Martin O'Neill's departure.
- A deviation from a plan or procedure.
- (euphemistic) A death.
- (navigation) The distance due east or west made by a ship in its course reckoned in plane sailing as the product of the distance sailed and the sine of the angle made by the course with the meridian.
- (surveying) The difference in easting between the two ends of a line or curve.
- The area is computed by latitudes and departures.
- (law) The desertion by a party to any pleading of the ground taken by him in his last antecedent pleading, and the adoption of another.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Bouvier to this entry?)
- (obsolete) Division; separation; putting away.
the act of departing
deviation from a plan or procedure
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