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Pronunciation:  `disku'nekshun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of breaking a connection
  2. [n]  state of being disconnected

DISCONNECTION is a 13 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: disconnectedness, disjunction, disjunction, disjuncture
 Antonyms: connectedness, connection, link
 See Also: incoherence, incoherency, separability, separation, separation



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Dis`con*nec"tion\, n.
The act of disconnecting, or state of being disconnected;
separation; want of union.

      Nothing was therefore to be left in all the subordinate
      members but weakness, disconnection, and confusion.

Thesaurus Terms
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