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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Deprive (an established church) of its status.

Usage examples (18)
  • The latest changes will "disestablish" 31 jobs, including cancelling seven current vacancies - but it will also create 14 new jobs.
  • Coming from a Presbyterian who helped to disestablish the
  • In that case, the American government will have to disestablish them.
  • But M&M have tried to disestablish this new view, with good success I think. for more
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