disarticulation

noun
dis·ar·tic·u·la·tion | \ ˌdis-är-ˌtik-yə-ˈlā-shən \

Medical Definition of disarticulation 

: separation or amputation of a body part at a joint disarticulation of the shoulder

Learn More about disarticulation

Share disarticulation

Comments on disarticulation

What made you want to look up disarticulation? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to deposit or conceal in a hiding place

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!