What is the opposite of uniting?

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Verb
(of people, nations or organizations) Opposite of present participle for to come or bring together for a common purpose or action
“He claims that he was only trying to separate the two men involved in an altercation.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to join or collaborate with others, typically to further one's personal interests
“I wish to put it on record that I categorically disassociate myself from this party.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to bring separate elements together to form a whole
“The new design appears to separate style from functionality.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to get married
“After more than two decades together, they fell out of love and decided to divorce, much to the dismay of their seven children.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to move to a single, central point
“As technology evolves and organizations decentralize, people on the front lines have far more independence and responsibility.”
Noun
Opposite of a mixture, merger or consolidation
Noun
Opposite of the combination of components or elements to form a connected whole
Noun
Opposite of a series of interconnected things
Adjective
(of lines) Opposite of meeting at or tending towards one point
“Evolution has taken place in terms of a dissociation of tendencies and through divergent lines that have not ceased to radiate new paths.”
Preposition
Opposite of indicating a connection involving two or more parties
“There is a huge divide separating the engineers and the field staff, practically and cognitively.”
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