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 (dĭ-sō′sē-āt′, -shē-)
v. dis·so·ci·at·ed, dis·so·ci·at·ing, dis·so·ci·ates
1. To remove from association; separate: "Marx never dissociated man from his social environment" (Sidney Hook).
2. Chemistry To cause to undergo dissociation.
1. To cease associating; separate; part.
2. Chemistry & Psychiatry To undergo dissociation.

[Latin dissociāre, dissociāt- : dis-, dis- + sociāre, to unite (from socius, companion; see sekw- in Indo-European roots).]
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References in classic literature ?
The latter was the eternal, living principle or soul in him; and in sleep, being for the time dissociated from the characterizing mind, which at other times employed it for its outer vehicle or agent, it spontaneously sought escape from the scorching contiguity of the frantic thing, of which, for the time, it was no longer an integral.
By other means we have dissociated ourselves from Duson and all connection with him.
I should not enter into these adventures, which naturally are not entirely dissociated from a certain amount of risk, for the purposes of financial gain."
"For gracious sake say something else besides `indeed,' or you'll fidget me to death," said Miss Pross: whose character (dissociated from stature) was shortness.
In the first alarm and anxiety arising from our sympathy with a sweet young friend, not wholly to be dissociated from one of the gladiators in the bloodless arena in question (the impropriety of Miss Reynolds's appearing to stab herself in the hand with a pin, is far too obvious, and too glaringly unladylike, to be pointed out), we descended from our maiden elevation to discuss this uncongenial and this unfit theme.
JAKARTA, July 25, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Mighty Earth, a US NGO, filed a complaint to FSC that the Korindo Group should be dissociated from FSC.
Governor David Umahi has dissociated himself from the purported inauguration of a campaign platform by a socio-political group in Abakaliki on Tuesday, describing the move as a distraction.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb on Saturday dissociated the party from the stance of PML-N MPA Malik Mohammad Ahmad Khan - who earlier in the day hold press conference and demanded the chairman of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to resign - by stating that 'it was his personal opinion over the matter.'
However, Lahore Region's Shahrez Abdullah Rokhari, who initially stood against the PCB chairman along with Nouman, Kabir and Dost, has dissociated himself from the group and has now reconciled with the PCB in a recent development.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 22 (ANI): The Foreign Press Association (FPA) has dissociated itself from the claims made by 'cybersecurity researcher' Syed Shuja at an event held in London on Monday.
There was a lengthy discussion that remains in the council, but the most important thing is that the Prime Minister was clear in stressing the importance of dissociating from any struggles or regional axes, and if the minister wants to visit Syria he does that by himself and not by a decision from the Council of Ministers that dissociated itself from regional axes since the government is a national unity government and any visit will not be by a decision from the council of ministers.