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 (dĭs′ə-sō′sē-āt′, -shē-)
tr.v. dis·as·so·ci·at·ed, dis·as·so·ci·at·ing, dis·as·so·ci·ates
To remove from association; dissociate.

dis′as·so′ci·a′tion n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disassociation - the state of being unconnected in memory or imagination; "I could not think of him in disassociation from his wife"
separation - the state of lacking unity
association - the state of being connected together as in memory or imagination; "his association of his father with being beaten was too strong to break"
2.disassociation - a state in which some integrated part of a person's life becomes separated from the rest of the personality and functions independently
mental condition, mental state, psychological condition, psychological state - (psychology) a mental condition in which the qualities of a state are relatively constant even though the state itself may be dynamic; "a manic state"
compartmentalisation, compartmentalization - a mild state of dissociation
dissociative disorder - dissociation so severe that the usually integrated functions of consciousness and perception of self break down


, disassociation
1. n. disociación.
2. acción y efecto de separar;
3. descomposición de un agregado molecular en otros más sencillos;
separación inconsciente de la personalidad propia de la esquizofrenia, con efectos que resultan en un trastorno de las asociaciones del pensamiento;
atrial ______ atrial;
atrioventricular ______ atrioventricular;
pupillary light-near ______ pupilar por cercanía de luz;
sleep ______ del sueño;
visual-kinetic ______ visual quinética.
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Hariri: We agreed in the government, especially after my return, on the disassociation policy.
While Islamabad cries itself hoarse, proclaiming its disassociation from JUD and LeTchief Hafiz Saeed, Mr Musharraf's show of affection and love for the same is an act of disservice to Pakistan.
The Committee is trying to make traders scapegoat for accomplishment of political agenda, and that was the main reason that traders and businessmen of all districts of GB while realizing sensitivity of the situation, have announced disassociation from the strike call given by the PAC, he maintained.
Abidi announced quitting the party, after the MQM-P and Pak Sarzameen Party decided to regroup with "one name, one symbol and one manifesto", a year after the two political factions announced complete disassociation from their former leadership based in London.
HYDERABAD:Dozens of workers including unit In-charges of Muttahida Quomi Movement (London) Monday announced their disassociation from the party.
I note the decision of 5 December by the Council of Ministers reaffirming Lebanons commitment to disassociation from any regional conflicts and wars, and from internal affairs of Arab countries.
The meeting today must show the will of international community to see the policy of regional disassociation put into place effectively by all in the country," he said.
Firstly, the disassociation of Lebanon from regional conflicts is a necessity.
PESHAWAR -- Private Education Network (PEN) on Friday announced disassociation from the committee constituted by Education department to finalize rules and regulation for Private Schools' Regulatory Authority.
Earlier, in the first intra-party election after disassociation from its London leadership, Muttahida Qaumi Movement- Pakistan elected Farooq Sattar as its convener and Aamir Khan as senior deputy convener, according to a press release issued by the party.
c-1) the disassociation constant of its salt form is less than 10-3;
Key Varamix benefits in various viscous elastomers include no prior mechanical stresses associated with rubber carrier masterbatches; no chemical interferences; static reduced with 100% fiber partitioned systems; excellent dispersion characteristics; improved damping and resilience properties in high strength reinforcement applications; no disassociation of component fiber materials; average specific gravity of 1.