noun

  • 1

    separación judicial feminine
    • Thanksgiving came and went, and Marie's lawyer notified me that she was filing for a legal separation.
    • It couldn't hurt to do some browsing to see what constitutes a legal separation, and to know your rights ahead of time.
    • Spouses may achieve a legal separation simply by drawing up a deed of separation.
    • Presumably, these rights would include the right to seek a legal separation, and to seek a divorce.
    • Many unhappy spouses simply ran away or sought a legal separation.