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departure

de·par·ture

departure

 
 
pronunciation:
dih par chr
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an occasion of leaving or going away.
The plane's departure was delayed due to bad weather.
synonyms:
exit, going, leave-taking, parting
antonyms:
arrival, entrance, entry, return
similar words:
adieu, egress, exodus, farewell, good-bye, leave, withdrawal
definition 2: divergence from a norm or standard.
synonyms:
aberration, deviation
similar words:
break, digression, divergence, diversion, turn, variance