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Meaning of DISJOIN

Pronunciation:  dis'joyn

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  become separated, disconnected or disjoint
  2. [v]  make disjoint, separated, or disconnected; undo the joining of

DISJOIN is a 7 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: disjoint
 Antonyms: bring together, conjoin, join
 See Also: disjoin, disunite, divide, part, separate



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Dis*join"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disjoined}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Disjoining}.] [OF. desjoindre, F. disjoindre,
    d['e]joindre, fr. L. disjungere; dis- + jungere to join. See
    {Join}, and cf. {Disjoint}, {Disjunct}.]
    To part; to disunite; to separate; to sunder.
          That marriage, therefore, God himself disjoins.
          Never let us lay down our arms against France, till we
          have utterly disjoined her from the Spanish monarchy.
          Windmill Street consisted of disjoined houses.
    Syn: To disunite; separate; detach; sever; dissever; sunder;
  2. \Dis*join"\, v. i.
    To become separated; to part.
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