Dissilience Dis*sil"i*ence (?; 106), Dissiliency Dis*sil"i*en*cy, n. The act of leaping or starting asunder. --Johnson. [1913 Webster]

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  • dissiliency — …   Useful english dictionary

  • dissilient — dissiliency, dissilience, n. /di sil ee euhnt/, adj. bursting apart; bursting open. [1650 60; < L dissilient (s. of dissiliens, prp. of dissilire to leap apart), equiv. to dis DIS 1 + sili (comb. form of sali leap; see SALLY) + ent ENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • dis|sil|i|ence — «dih SIHL ee uhns», noun. = dissiliency. (Cf. ↑dissiliency) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dissilience — Dis*sil i*ence (?; 106), Dissiliency Dis*sil i*en*cy, n. The act of leaping or starting asunder. Johnson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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