Separated vs Uncoupled - What's the difference?

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Separated is a related term of uncoupled.


As adjectives the difference between separated and uncoupled

is that separated is detached; not connected or joined; two or more things stand apart while uncoupled is disconnected from something that it should be, or is normally coupled to.

As a verb separated

is (separate).

separated

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • detached; not connected or joined; two or more things stand apart.
  • (of spouses) estranged; living apart but not divorced.
  • Usage notes

    When used in cooking to describe eggs in which the yolk and white have been disjoined from each other, it is more commonly used in the appositive form (two eggs, separated'') than in the usual position for an English adjective (''two separated eggs ).

    Antonyms

    * combined * unified * united

    Verb

    (head)
  • (separate)
  • Anagrams

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    uncoupled

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • disconnected from something that it should be, or is normally coupled to