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v. dis·joined, dis·join·ing, dis·joins
To undo the joining of; separate.
To become separated.

[Middle English disjoinen, from Old French desjoindre, from Latin disiungere : dis-, dis- + iungere, to join; see join.]
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Adj.1.disjoined - have the connection undone; having become separate
unconnected - not joined or linked together
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After this cataract the Nile again collects its scattered stream among the rocks, which seem to be disjoined in this place only to afford it a passage.
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