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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Asunder  \A*sun"der\,  adv  [Pref.  a-  +  sunder.] 
  Apart;  separate  from  each  other  into  parts  in  two 
  separately;  into  or  in  different  pieces  or  places. 
 
  I  took  my  staff,  even  Beauty,  and  cut  it  asunder. 
  --Zech.  xi 
  10. 
 
  As  wide  asunder  as  pole  and  pole.  --Froude. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  asunder 
  adj  :  widely  separated  especially  in  space;  "as  wide  asunder  as 
  pole  from  pole"  [syn:  {asunder(p)}] 
  adv  :  into  parts  or  pieces;  "he  took  his  father's  watch  apart"; 
  "split  apart";  "torn  asunder"  [syn:  {apart}] 




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