Dislodgment Dis*lodg"ment, n. [Cf. F. d['e]logement, OF. deslogement.] The act or process of dislodging, or the state of being dislodged. [1913 Webster]

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  • dislodge — verb Etymology: Middle English disloggen, from Anglo French *desloger, from des dis + loger to find lodging for, encamp, from loge shelter more at lodge Date: 15th century transitive verb 1. to drive from a position of hiding …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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