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1. To separate or unfasten; disconnect.
2. To remove from association or union with something.
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The inner oval section is detachably attached to the inner edge of the annulus by perforations extending along the entire inner edge of the annulus.
The lower layer is formed in one section and the coveting layer is formed in two sections, which at least partially overlap, whereby the sections are detachably joined to one another in the overlapping area by means of an adhesive layer.
The front and back bands, attached to a plastic piece, extend lengthwise along and adjacent to the respective front and back waistband portions and detachably hold a cloth diaper.