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1. Relating to, causing, or produced by disruption.
2. Radically reconfiguring a particular field of business, as by implementing new technologies or a more competitive business model: potential high returns from investing in disruptive companies.

dis·rup′tive·ly adv.
dis·rup′tive·ness n.
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Adv.1.disruptively - in a disruptive manner
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Yesterday, a spokesperson for easyJet said: "easyJet can confirm that flight EZY7124 from Alicante to Liverpool diverted to Bordeaux due to a passenger on board behaving disruptively.
Coral Group is a venture capital firm that helps build scalable companies that disruptively change markets.
They said: "easyJet can confirm that, as a result of a passenger behaving disruptively during flight EZY6417 from Newcastle to Alicante on 4 May, the captain requested for police to meet the aircraft on arrival in Alicante.
Staff on the Ryanair flight from Krakow alerted the police after a male passenger behaved disruptively while getting off the aircraft at Birmingham Airport.
Building off Wabash Nationals vision, BASF identified the best material combination to allow Wabash National to disruptively innovate in this growing space, said Jim Reddy, new market development manager for the Performance Materials Division at BASF.