separation date

Definition of "separation date"
  1. The official date when one or both parties in a marriage or registered domestic partnership decide that the relationship has ended, often signified by actions such as moving out of the shared house
How to use "separation date" in a sentence
  1. The document stated their separation date was six months prior to the filing of the divorce.
  2. A separation date can often be difficult to establish as it may not coincide with physical separation.
  3. The court needed to determine the exact separation date before they could proceed with the divorce case.

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