Disaggregate Dis*ag"gre*gate (d[i^]s*[a^]g"gr[-e]*g[=a]t), v. t. To destroy the aggregation of; to separate into component parts, as an aggregate mass. [1913 Webster]

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  • disaggregate — [dis ag′rə gāt΄] vt. disaggregated, disaggregating to break down, or separate into parts, as to classify or analyze [to disaggregate census data according to household size] vi. to break up or apart disaggregation [dis ag΄regā′shən] n.… …   English World dictionary

  • disaggregate — verb Date: circa 1828 transitive verb to separate into component parts < disaggregate sandstone > < disaggregate demographic data > intransitive verb to break up or apart < the molecules of a gel disaggregate to form a sol > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • disaggregate — dis·ag·gre·gate ( )dis ag ri .gāt vb, gat·ed; gat·ing vt to separate into component parts <disaggregate polyribosomes> vi to break up or apart <the molecules of a gel disaggregate to form a sol> dis·ag·gre·ga·tion (.)dis .ag ri gā… …   Medical dictionary

  • disaggregate — disaggregation, n. disaggregative, adj. /dis ag ri gayt /, v., disaggregated, disaggregating. v.t. 1. to separate (an aggregate or mass) into its component parts. v.i. 2. to become separated from an aggregate or mass. [1820 30; DIS + AGGREGATE] * …   Universalium

  • disaggregate — 1. adjective not aggregate 2. verb to separate or break down into components …   Wiktionary

  • disaggregate — v. separate something into its component parts; become separated, break apart …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disaggregate — [dɪs agrɪgeɪt] verb separate into component parts. Derivatives disaggregation noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • disaggregate — dis·aggregate …   English syllables

  • disaggregate — [c]/ˈdɪsægrəgət/ (say disagruhguht), / eɪt/ (say ayt) verb (disaggregated, disaggregating) –verb (t) 1. to separate out into smaller units or component parts. –verb (i) 2. to become separated in this way. –disaggregation, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • disaggregate — …   Useful english dictionary

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