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desertion

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Definitions of desertion

the action of leaving a spouse, partner or dependant (=a person who relies on another for financial support, especially a family member) etc forever

After two unsuccessful studio recordings, there followed a period of alcoholism and desertion by his wife.

the crime of abandoning (=to leave forever) a person, cause, or organization in a way considered disloyal (=not supporting someone or something when you should)

The soldiers were prosecuted for desertion.