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: to end the joining of
: to become detached
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break up, disassociate, disconnect, disjoint, dissever, dissociate, disunite, divide, divorce, part, ramify, resolve, separate, sever, split, sunder, uncouple, unlink, unyoke
join, link, unify, unite
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15th century, in the meaning defined at transitive sense
Middle English disjoynen, from Anglo-French desjoindre, from Latin disjungere, from dis- + jungere to join — more at yoke
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