Definition of Separating:
- "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846", James Richardson.
Peterkin told us that he had the greatest difficulty in separating the branch from the stem on account of this substance, as it was wrapped quite round the tree, and, he observed, round all the other branches, thus forming a strong support to the large leaves while exposed to high winds.- "The Coral Island", R.M. Ballantyne.
- "Ruggles of Red Gap", Harry Leon Wilson.