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dis·lo·cate

 (dĭs′lō-kāt′, dĭs-lō′kāt)
tr.v. dis·lo·cat·ed, dis·lo·cat·ing, dis·lo·cates
1. To put out of usual or proper place, position, or relationship.
2. To displace (a body part), especially to displace a bone from its normal position.
3. To throw into confusion or disorder; disrupt: a continuing drought that dislocated the state's economy.

[Medieval Latin dislocāre, dislocāt- : dis-, dis- + Latin locāre, to place (from locus, place).]

dislocated

(ˈdɪsləˌkeɪtɪd)
adj
(of an organ or part) displaced from its normal position
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dislocated - separated at the joint; "a dislocated knee"; "a separated shoulder"
injured - harmed; "injured soldiers"; "injured feelings"
Translations

dislocated

a. pp. de to dislocate; dislocado-a;
___ shoulderluxación del hombro.
References in classic literature ?
Not a few are captured having the deep scars of these encounters, --furrowed heads, broken teeth, scolloped fins; and in some instances, wrenched and dislocated mouths.
Hard by the top of Putney Hill I came upon another skeleton, with the arms dislocated and removed several yards from the rest of the body.
There is a tradition," replied Grandfather, "that one of its arms was dislocated in some such manner.
said Aramis, "he resembles one of Dante's damned, whose neck Apollyon has dislocated and who are ever looking at their heels.
Nevertheless, we are sparing nothing for the sake of getting at the truth; he is already thoroughly dislocated, we are applying all the herbs of Saint John's day; as saith the old comedian Plautus,--
The case, as represented by the offended parties, was that, after seizing the transports, Major Denisov, being drunk, went to the chief quartermaster and without any provocation called him a thief, threatened to strike him, and on being led out had rushed into the office and given two officials a thrashing, and dislocated the arm of one of them.
There indeed under my eyes, ruined, destroyed, lay a town-- its roofs open to the sky, its temples fallen, its arches dislocated, its columns lying on the ground, from which one would still recognise the massive character of Tuscan architecture.
Neck dislocated, and right leg capitally splintered.
His collar-bone was found to be dislocated, and such injury received in the back, as roused the most alarming ideas.
The rent, torn, and dislocated stonework looked worse than before; the upheaved foundations, the piled-up fragments of masonry, the fissures in the torn earth--all were at the worst.
Bill's overtaxed brain turned one convulsive hand-spring, and came to rest with a sense of having dislocated itself.
Hugh laughed again, and with such thorough abandonment to his mad humour, that his limbs seemed dislocated, and his whole frame in danger of tumbling to pieces; but Mr Tappertit, so far from receiving this extreme merriment with any irritation, was pleased to regard it with the utmost favour, and even to join in it, so far as one of his gravity and station could, with any regard to that decency and decorum which men in high places are expected to maintain.