Noun(1) withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility(2) the act of giving something up
(1) Any desertion on Edith's part is terminated by Robert agreeing to the separation.(2) three officers were shot for desertion(3) The wife may ask for divorce based on impotence, non-support, and desertion or lengthy absence.(4) When desertion was only suspected after two checks, further checks were conducted until the status of the nest became clear.(5) Novels of alienation and misery are common currency, tales of abuse, violence and desertion are run-of-the-mill stuff for British fiction.(6) However, separation and desertion remain far more common.(7) His guilt about his desertion of the weaker boy was to provide the story of his television play Old Flames.(8) Paradoxically, the distrust is further fuelled by the desertion of an assistant counsel on the team last month.(9) The desertion of the small family farm constitutes the largest population movement in American history.(10) He just finished serving 30 days in jail for his 1965 desertion .(11) We confined our trapping to the late stages of incubation to minimize nest desertion due to trapping procedures.(12) In 1921 King George V granted him a pardon on the desertion charge.(13) her guilt over her desertion of her husband(14) her mother 's desertion of her family(15) According to the CBS News programme 60 Minutes, there have been 5,500 desertions amongst US troops.(16) Often the socio-economic implications arising out of desertions by the spouse is overlooked by society.
(1) desertion :: verlating
2. defection ::
1. reclamation ::
Different Formsdesertion, desertions
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