causing separation

See: divisive
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They can occur in the pelvis or proximal thigh and are usually due to trauma, involving a force of combined compression and shear causing separation of the subcutaneous fat from the underlying fascia.
While a simple crack on track may not be of much concern, a severe fracture causing separation of the track could lead to derailment of trains.
So I started at what I believe is the heart of the matter: sharing with the congregation what I have shared here, and calling on each of us to search our hearts for anything causing separation from God, to repent and seek forgiveness and the direction of the Spirit.
According to the airline's press statement the inner surface of the number-one engine left-hand D duct collapsed, causing separation of a section of the duct structure, and some sparks might have occurred because of the proximity of the debris to the engine exhaust.
These include being a distraction from homework or household chores (37 percent), causing separation among family members (33 percent), making it hard to get kids' attention (22 percent) and being a source of arguments among family members (15 percent).