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Departure vs. Destination

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Departurenoun

The act of departing or something that has departed.

‘The departure was scheduled for noon.’;

Destinationnoun

(archaic) The act of destining or appointing.

Departurenoun

A deviation from a plan or procedure.

‘There are several significant departures, however, from current practice.’;

Destinationnoun

Purpose for which anything is destined; predetermined end, object, or use; ultimate design.

Departurenoun

(euphemism) A death.

Destinationnoun

The place set for the end of a journey, or to which something is sent; place or point aimed at.

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Departurenoun

(navigation) The distance due east or west made by a ship in its course reckoned in plane sailing as the product of the distance sailed and the sine of the angle made by the course with the meridian.

Destinationnoun

The act of destining or appointing.

Departurenoun

(surveying) The difference in easting between the two ends of a line or curve.

‘The area is computed by latitudes and departures.’;

Destinationnoun

Purpose for which anything is destined; predetermined end, object, or use; ultimate design.

Departurenoun

(legal) The desertion by a party to any pleading of the ground taken by him in his last antecedent pleading, and the adoption of another.

Destinationnoun

The place set for the end of a journey, or to which something is sent; place or point aimed at.

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Departurenoun

(obsolete) Division; separation; putting away.

Destinationnoun

the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey);

‘a crowd assembled at the finish’; ‘he was nearly exhuasted as their destination came into view’;

Departurenoun

Division; separation; putting away.

‘No other remedy . . . but absolute departure.’;

Destinationnoun

the ultimate goal for which something is done

Departurenoun

Separation or removal from a place; the act or process of departing or going away.

‘Departure from this happy place.’;

Destinationnoun

written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location

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Departurenoun

Removal from the present life; death; decease.

‘The time of my departure is at hand.’; ‘His timely departure . . . barred him from the knowledge of his son's miseries.’;

Departurenoun

Deviation or abandonment, as from or of a rule or course of action, a plan, or a purpose.

‘Any departure from a national standard.’;

Departurenoun

The desertion by a party to any pleading of the ground taken by him in his last antecedent pleading, and the adoption of another.

Departurenoun

The distance due east or west which a person or ship passes over in going along an oblique line.

Departurenoun

act of departing

Departurenoun

a variation that deviates from the standard or norm;

‘the deviation from the mean’;

Departurenoun

euphemistic expressions for death;

‘thousands mourned his passing’;

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