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Stand with your feet apart.
The explosion tore the plane apart.
If the problem is in the printer, we'll have to take the whole thing apart.
The book came apart in my hands.
We managed to drag the two men apart before they could harm each other.
Galbraith's views and my own are not far apart on the issue of free trade.
When the talks ended, the two sides seemed as far apart as ever.
They were worlds apart and doubted they could make the relationship work.
Costello lost his job, and soon afterward his marriage fell apart.
The county health system is coming apart, and only a large investment of cash can save it.
Yugoslavia was being torn apart by ethnic conflicts.
This is the American English definition of apart. View British English definition of apart.
horse racing on flat ground with no fences or jumping
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