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disuse

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verb dis·use \(ˌ)dis-ˈyüz, dish-\

Definition of disuse

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to discontinue the use or practice of



15th Century

First Known Use of disuse

15th century


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disuse

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noun dis·use \-ˈyüs\

Simple Definition of disuse

  • : the state of not being used : lack of use

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of disuse

  1. :  cessation of use or practice

Examples of disuse in a sentence

  1. The room was dusty from disuse.

  2. <since the car has experienced years of disuse, starting it up won't be easy>



15th Century

First Known Use of disuse

15th century



DISUSE Defined for Kids

disuse

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noun dis·use \dis-ˈyüs\

Definition of disuse for Students

  1. :  lack of use





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