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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.
A glass door gave entrance from this portico into an antechamber, a species of gallery paved in red tiles and wainscoted, which served as a hospital for the family portraits,--some having an eye put out, others suffering from a dislocated shoulder; this one held his hat in a hand that no longer existed; that one was a case of amputation at the knee.
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.
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.
said Aramis, "he resembles one of Dante's damned, whose neck Apollyon has dislocated and who are ever looking at their heels.
There is a tradition," replied Grandfather, "that one of its arms was dislocated in some such manner.
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.
I--certainly--did--NOT," said Coavinses, whose doggedness in utterly renouncing the idea was of that intense kind that he could only give adequate expression to it by putting a long interval between each word, and accompanying the last with a jerk that might have dislocated his neck.
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.