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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.
When he was introduced he understood why, for Miss Honeychurch, disjoined from her music stool, was only a young lady with a quantity of dark hair and a very pretty, pale, undeveloped face.
These cases of relationship, without identity, of the inhabitants of seas now disjoined, and likewise of the past and present inhabitants of the temperate lands of North America and Europe, are inexplicable on the theory of creation.
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Prices should not be disjoined from quantities if the only aim is to assess profit(ability).
In the reconstruction stage the clustering step for the MSSA model corresponds in dividing the blocks of elementary matrices [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] into disjoined groups by adding them up in each group (HASSANI; MAHMOUDVAND, 2013).
Some of the key needs that had to be addressed in the renovation: a wet bench was necessary to drive interdisciplinary research, space was required for student projects and study areas, vacant space was not clustered, space was required for renovation phasing, and some departments disjoined on the quad desired a collocation setup.
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