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disjunction, disjuncture, Disseverance, Disseverment, disunion, severance, partition, detachment, parting, separation.
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sedentary
Definition:
Characterized by, or requiring, much sitting; as, a sedentary employment; a sedentary life.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
sedentary.
domestic
home-loving, stay-at-home, domiciliary, homelike, indoor.
inactive
indolent, motionless, out of service, unmoving, mothballed, jobless, sleepy, settled, do nothing, supine, out of action, low key, unworking, draggy, lifeless, stationary, inactive, idle, somnolent, quiet, on hold, Snail-paced, unemployed, lethargic, in holding pattern, dormant, still.
inert
inactive, comatose, immobile, stagnant, sluggish, languorous, still, languid, lifeless, idle, apathetic, passive, lethargic, paralytic, stationary, inert, vegetative, inanimate, listless, insensible, static, catatonic, dormant, Reposing, motionless.
motionless, lazy
idle, desk-bound, stationary, settled, seated, desk, sluggish, inactive, torpid, sitting.
sitting
lotus.
noun
bohemian, back-to-nature, gracious, living, new age, austere, enclosed, monastic, fast.
at rest, stiff, undisturbed.
Examples of usage:
  1. My father instead of being in a consumption, was endowed with a frame of almost super- human strength, and which was destined for half a century of continuous labour and sedentary life. – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3) by Isaac D'Israeli
  2. Especially forbidden by the physician, on her recovery, to enter again upon sedentary employments, Anna cast earnestly about her for some other means whereby to earn something for the common stock. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  3. A more interesting life than yours or mine does not mean one we should wish actually to live, otherwise it would be difficult to account for the taste for detective stories of many sedentary bank presidents; nor does it mean necessarily a beautiful, a wild, a romantic life. – Definitions by Henry Seidel Canby

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