demount

verb de·mount \ (ˌ)dē-ˈmau̇nt \
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of demount

transitive verb
1 :to remove from a mounted position

demountable

play \-tə-bəl\ adjective

Examples of demount in a Sentence

  1. soldiers were expected to be able to demount and reassemble their weapons

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First Known Use of demount

circa 1930



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