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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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to disconnect or become disconnected; separate
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. to undo or prevent the junction or union of; disunite; separate.v.i.
2. to become disunited; separate.
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Past participle: disjoined
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|Verb||1.||disjoin - make disjoint, separated, or disconnected; undo the joining of|
disunite, separate, part, divide - force, take, or pull apart; "He separated the fighting children"; "Moses parted the Red Sea"
|2.||disjoin - become separated, disconnected or disjoint|
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