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Pronunciation:  dis`orguni'zeyshun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the disturbance of a systematic arrangement causing disorder and confusion; "the disorganization of the enemy troops by a flank attack"
  2. [n]  a condition in which an orderly system has been disrupted

DISORGANIZATION is a 15 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: disarrangement, disorganisation, disorganisation
 See Also: disorder, disorderliness, disturbance



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Dis*or`gan*i*za"tion\, n. [Cf. F.
d['e]sorganisation. See {Disorganize}, v. t.]
1. The act of disorganizing; destruction of system.

2. The state of being disorganized; as, the disorganization
   of the body, or of government.

         The magazine of a pawnbroker in such total
         disorganization, that the owner can never lay his
         hands upon any one article at the moment he has
         occasion for it.                      --Sir W.

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