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 for separately
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Separate \Sep"a*rate\, p. a. [L. separatus, p. p. ]
     1. Divided from another or others; disjoined; disconnected;
        separated; -- said of things once connected.
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              Him that was separate from his brethren. --Gen.
                                                    xlix. 26.
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     2. Unconnected; not united or associated; distinct; -- said
        of things that have not been connected.
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              For such an high priest became us, who is holy,
              harmless, undefiled, separate from sinnere. --Heb.
                                                    vii. 26.
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     3. Disunited from the body; disembodied; as, a separate
        spirit; the separate state of souls.
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     Separate estate (Law), an estate limited to a married woman
        independent of her husband.
     Separate maintenance (Law), an allowance made to a wife by
        her husband under deed of separation.
        [1913 Webster] -- Sep"a*rate*ly, adv. --
        Sep"a*rate*ness, n.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adv 1: apart from others; "taken individually, the rooms were,
             in fact, square"; "the fine points are treated singly"
             [syn: individually, separately, singly,
             severally, one by one, on an individual basis]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  39 Moby Thesaurus words for "separately":
     adrift, alone, apart, apart from, aside from, asunder, away from,
     by itself, concretely, definitely, distinctly, especially, exactly,
     expressly, in detail, in particular, in the abstract,
     in the singular, in twain, in two, independently, individually,
     item by item, minutely, once, one by one, particularly, per se,
     personally, piecemeal, precisely, severally, single-handedly,
     singly, singularly, solely, specially, specifically,
     to be specific

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