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dispersing

verb , present participle of disperse

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1 to go off in different directions and cease to exist as a body or unified whole
  • the crowd dispersed once the show ended
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2 to cause (members of a group) to move widely apart
  • the family of the missing woman dispersed searchers to all corners of the national park
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3 to cease to exist or cause to cease to exist as a group or organization
  • the campaign staff dispersed almost immediately after the election
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