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dissociating


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dissociate  \Dis*so"ci*ate\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Dissociated}; 
  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Dissociating}.]  [L.  dissociatus  p.  p.  of 
  dissociare  to  dissociate;  dis-  +  sociare  to  unite,  associate, 
  socius  companion.  See  {Social}.] 
  To  separate  from  fellowship  or  union;  to  disunite;  to 
  disjoin;  as  to  dissociate  the  particles  of  a  concrete 
  substance. 
 
  Before  Wyclif's  death  in  1384,  John  of  Gaunt  had  openly 
  dissociated  himself  from  the  reformer.  --A.  W.  Ward. 




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