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separate the wheat from the chaffTo select only that which is of value.Rate it:

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break upTo break or separate into pieces; to disintegrate or come apart.Rate it:

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crush outTo force out or separate by pressure.Rate it:

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break outTo separate from a bundle.Rate it:

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break upTo break or separate into pieces.Rate it:

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back officeThe IT and infrastructure support services for a company, separate from the public face of the business.Rate it:

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branch offto diverge into two or more separate paths.Rate it:

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break upTo stop a fight; to separate people who are fighting.Rate it:

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come apartto break, separate.Rate it:

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cross pathsTo be, by chance, in the same physical place at the same time, as a result of two completely separate journeys.Rate it:

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fall into placeTo assume a clear and complete form when separate elements come together; to be realised.Rate it:

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fork offto diverge into two or more separate paths.Rate it:

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ladies' loungeA room in a pub or hotel, separate from the main drinking area, in which drinks are served; originally a place for women to drink in when not welcome or not comfortable in the traditionally male-oriented public bar, and latterly a more genteel area than the public bar. Rate it:

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leadA thin strip of type metal, used to separate lines of type in printing.Rate it:

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part companyto separate; go their own wayRate it:

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say goodbyeTo separate from someone.Rate it:

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screen outTo use a screen, grate, sieve or similar means to separate large from small objects or particles.Rate it:

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set apartUsed other than as an idiom: to separate or isolate.Rate it:

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set asideTo separate and reserve something for a specific purpose.Rate it:

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sort outTo organise or separate into groups, as a collection of items, so as to make tidy.Rate it:

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sort outTo separate from the remainder of a group; often construed with from.Rate it:

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split upSeparate, disassociate, cause to come apart.Rate it:

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tear apartto cause to separateRate it:

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three-ring circusA large circus in which three separate performances, each within its own circular enclosure, are staged simultaneously before a single audience.Rate it:

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Turkish breadA broad, round and flat bread made from wheat, sometimes considered a type of pita; pide.Rate it:

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wall offTo separate with a wall.Rate it:

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