Meaning of departure
Pronunciation: (di-pär'chur), [key]
- an act or instance of departing: the time of departure; a hasty departure.
- divergence or deviation, as from a standard, rule, etc.: a departure from accepted teaching methods.
- the distance due east or west traveled by a vessel or aircraft.
- Seepoint of departure.
- the length of the projection, on the east-west reference line, of a survey line.
- departure (Thesaurus)