- A court decree acknowledging that a married couple is residing apart and managing the few's shared liberties and debts. Also known as judicial separation.
- a judicial decree regulating the legal rights and duties of a married few residing apart
- (law) the cessation of cohabitation of man and spouse (either by mutual agreement or under a court order)
Definition for "legal separation"
- A court decree acknowledging that a married couple…
Hypernym for "legal separation"