Examples of dissever
<placed the dissevered pieces of chicken in the roasting pan>
Origin of dissever
Middle English, from Anglo-French deseivr-, stem of desevrer, from Late Latin disseparare, from Latin dis- + separare to separate
First Known Use: 13th century
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