1. disengagement the act of releasing from an attachment or connection
  2. mismanagement management that is careless or inefficient
  3. estrangement separation resulting from hostility
  4. disentanglement the act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
  5. database management creation and maintenance of a database
  6. management the act of controlling something
  7. wetting agent a chemical agent capable of reducing the surface tension of a liquid in which it is dissolved
  8. engagement a meeting arranged in advance
  9. standing committee a permanent legislative group that works on one subject
  10. unearned increment an unearned rise in the market value of property resulting from general market factors
  11. gentlemen's agreement a personal agreement based on honor and not legally binding
  12. non-engagement withdrawing from the activities of a group
  13. spatial arrangement the property possessed by an array of things that have space between them
  14. activating agent (mineral extraction) a surface-active chemical used in flotation process to increase the attraction to a specific mineral
  15. entanglement an intricate trap that entangles or ensnares its victim
  16. solvating agent an agent that converts something into a solvate
  17. statement the act of affirming or asserting something
  18. written agreement a legal document summarizing the agreement between parties
  19. atonement the act of making amends for sin or wrongdoing
  20. restatement a revised statement