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Pronunciation:  `disku'nekt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  make disconnected, disjoin or unfasten
  2. [v]  of electrical appliances

DISCONNECT is a 10 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: unplug
 Antonyms: connect, link, link up, plug in, tie
 See Also: detach, disunite, divide, part, separate, uncouple, undo



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Dis`con*nect"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disconnected};
p. pr. & vb. n. {Disconnecting}.]
To dissolve the union or connection of; to disunite; to
sever; to separate; to disperse.

      The commonwealth itself would . . . be disconnected
      into the dust and powder of individuality. --Burke.

      This restriction disconnects bank paper and the
      precious metals.                         --Walsh.

Computing Dictionary

scsi reconnect

Thesaurus Terms
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