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synonyms for uncoupling

  • divorce
  • partition
  • rupture
  • disconnection
  • disengagement
  • dissolution
  • disunion
  • division
  • divorcement
  • separation
  • split-up
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How to use uncoupling in a sentence

Haul the machine into position and see that it is all right before uncoupling the engine.
FARM ENGINES AND HOW TO RUN THEMJAMES H. STEPHENSON
The arrangement of uncoupling, or throwing hooks out of gear, is extremely simple and effective.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 601, JULY 9, 1887VARIOUS
Coupling and uncoupling, and passing coupled round curves of less than two chains radius.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 601, JULY 9, 1887VARIOUS
And then to stand abroad in the woods for relays, and then blow three motes to the uncoupling.
THE MASTER OF GAMESECOND DUKE OF YORK, EDWARD
He helped at the shunting, coupling, and uncoupling with the best.
CLEG KELLY, ARAB OF THE CITYS. R. (SAMUEL RUTHERFORD) CROCKETT
All morning it came in a seemingly endless chain; uncoupling link by link, only to weld together again.
GARRISON'S FINISHW. B. M. FERGUSON
Very likely our readers have sometimes noticed a porter uncoupling the air-tube between two railway carriages.
THE ROMANCE OF MODERN INVENTIONARCHIBALD WILLIAMS
A brakeman was just uncoupling the express car when Curly dived underneath and nestled close to the trucks.
CROOKED TRAILS AND STRAIGHTWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
When she heard that the uncoupling of the parlour car had caused a delay, she groaned.
DR. DUMANY'S WIFEMR JKAI
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WORDS RELATED TO UNCOUPLING

  • break
  • disconnection
  • disentanglement
  • release
  • separation
  • uncoupling
  • withdrawal
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