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sever

To separate, as when the mineral interests are severed from the surface rights in real property.

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At a time when asylum-seekers are a constant feature of the news the fate of Herman Severing has a familiar ring to it.
Severing trusts into two or more separate trusts would be permitted.
Since the regulations provided the Commissioner much latitude in interpreting the severance and aggregation provisions, the Tax Court said that the only way the determination could be overcome was to establish that the IRS was "plainly arbitrary" in severing Sierracin's contracts by delivery.
The disposable cutter constricts the cord in both places to prevent loss of blood and body fluids, severing it in one simple motion while the clamp attached to the cord closest to the baby remains in place for 48 to 78 hours until dry.