1. the state of being several and distinct
Syn: ↑discreteness, ↑distinctness, ↑severalty
Derivationally related forms: ↑separate, ↑distinct (for: ↑distinctness), ↑discrete (for: ↑discreteness)
Hypernyms: ↑separation
2. political independence

seeking complete political separateness for Taiwan

Hypernyms: ↑independence, ↑independency
3. the quality of being not alike; being distinct or different from that otherwise experienced or known
Syn: ↑otherness, ↑distinctness
Derivationally related forms: ↑separate, ↑distinct (for: ↑distinctness), ↑other (for: ↑otherness)
Hypernyms: ↑difference
Attrubites: ↑other

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