I. transitive verb Date: 15th century 1. to disturb the order of 2. to disturb the regular or normal functions of II. noun Date: 1523 1. lack of order <
clothes in disorder
2. breach of the peace or public order <
troubled times marked by social disorders
3. an abnormal physical or mental condition <
a liver disorder
a personality disorder

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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