Pronunciation: (di-tacht'), [key]
1. not attached; separated: a detached ticket stub.
2. having no wall in common with another building (opposed to attached): a detached house.
3. impartial or objective; disinterested; unbiased: a detached judgment.
4. not involved or concerned; aloof.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.