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dissever

dis·sev·er

dissever

 
pronunciation:
dI se vr
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: dissevered, dissevering, dissevers
definition 1: to separate, cut off, or sever.
similar words:
sever
definition 2: to break or divide into parts.
similar words:
sever
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to come apart or become separated.
similar words:
sever
derivations: disseverance (n.), disseveration (n.), disseverment (n.)