Disposure
Disposure Dis*po"sure, n. [From {Dispose}.] 1. The act of disposing; power to dispose of; disposal; direction. [1913 Webster]

Give up My estate to his disposure. --Massinger. [1913 Webster]

2. Disposition; arrangement; position; posture. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

In a kind of warlike disposure. --Sir H. Wotton. [1913 Webster]


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  • disposure — [di spō′zhər] n. Archaic disposition or disposal (in various senses) …   English World dictionary

  • disposure — noun Date: 1569 archaic disposal, disposition …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • disposure — /di spoh zheuhr/, n. Archaic. disposal; disposition. [1560 70; DISPOSE + URE] * * * …   Universalium

  • disposure — noun Disposition …   Wiktionary

  • disposure — n. 1. Management, direction, regulation, control, disposal, disposition, ordering. 2. Distribution, assignment, allotment …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • disposure — dis·po·sure …   English syllables

  • disposure — /dəsˈpoʊʒə/ (say duhs pohzhuh) noun Rare disposal; disposition …   Australian English dictionary

  • disposure — də̇ˈspōzhə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: dispose + ure archaic : disposal, disposition …   Useful english dictionary

  • distribution — dis·tri·bu·tion /ˌdis trə byü shən/ n 1: the act or process of distributing: as a: the apportionment by a court of the property and esp. personal property of an intestate among those entitled to it according to statute compare descent, devise …   Law dictionary

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