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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dislodge  \Dis*lodge"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dislodged};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Dislodging}.]  [OF.  deslogier  F.  d['e]loger;  pref. 
  des-  (L.  dis-)  +  OF  logier,  F.  loger.  See  {Lodge}.] 
  1.  To  drive  from  a  lodge  or  place  of  rest;  to  remove  from  a 
  place  of  quiet  or  repose;  as  shells  resting  in  the  sea  at 
  a  considerate  depth  are  not  dislodged  by  storms. 
 
  2.  To  drive  out  from  a  place  of  hiding  or  defense;  as  to 
  dislodge  a  deer,  or  an  enemy. 
 
  The  Volscians  are  dislodg'd.  --Shak. 




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