present participle of disperse
as in dissolving
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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“Dispersing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dispersing. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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