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severance
used in War and Peace

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pay and potentially other benefits given to an employee whose job is eliminated
  • But when it is a beloved and intimate human being that is dying, besides this horror at the extinction of life there is a severance, a spiritual wound, which like a physical wound is sometimes fatal and sometimes heals, but always aches and shrinks at any external irritating touch.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (0% in)

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