Disjoining
Disjoin Dis*join" (d[i^]s*join"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disjoined} (d[i^]s*joind"); p. pr. & vb. n. {Disjoining}.] [OF. desjoindre, F. disjoindre, d['e]joindre, fr. L. disjungere; dis- + jungere to join. See {Join}, and cf. {Disjoint}, {Disjunct}.] To part; to disunite; to separate; to sunder. [1913 Webster]

That marriage, therefore, God himself disjoins. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

Never let us lay down our arms against France, till we have utterly disjoined her from the Spanish monarchy. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

Windmill Street consisted of disjoined houses. --Pennant.

Syn: To disunite; separate; detach; sever; dissever; sunder; disconnect. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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