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  Words related to dislocation

Related / Similar Words: breakdown, disruption

 

Definition:
  • the act of disrupting an established order so it fails to continue; "the social dislocations resulting from government policies"; "his warning came after the breakdown of talks in London";
  • an event that results in a displacement or discontinuity;
  • a displacement of a part (especially a bone) from its normal position (as in the shoulder or the vertebral column);

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    Hyponyms: abarticulation, diastasis, spondylolisthesis

     

    Derivational Morphology: break down, crush, dislocate, displace, luxate, splay, slip

     

     
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