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dispatcher a person who dispatches. [2 definitions]
dispel to drive away or get rid of by, or as if by, scattering in all directions; disperse.
dispensable capable of being omitted; not necessary. [2 definitions]
dispensary a room in an institution, such as a hospital, in which medical supplies are kept and given out. [2 definitions]
dispensation an act or instance of giving out, or the thing given out; distribution. [3 definitions]
dispensatory a book that explains the composition and use of medicines; type of pharmacopoeia.
dispense to give out or distribute. [4 definitions]
dispenser a person or thing that gives or deals out, esp. a device or machine that dispenses items in packages or specific measured amounts.
dispense with to do without or do away with.
dispersal the act of dispersing or condition of being dispersed; dispersion.
disperse to drive away in all directions; scatter. [5 definitions]
dispersion the process or act of dispersing, or the condition of being dispersed. [4 definitions]
dispirit to take the spirit out of; discourage; depress.
dispirited having low spirits; discouraged; depressed.
displace to force out of a homeland or established place. [4 definitions]
displaceable combined form of displace.
displaced person a person who has become homeless, usu. as a result of having been forced from his or her homeland by war.
displacement the act of displacing, or the condition or extent of being displaced. [4 definitions]
display to cause to be seen; show; exhibit. [8 definitions]
displayable combined form of display.
display name in computing, a name visible on a computer screen which indicates the user's identity. The display name is not necessarily the same as the user's "username," which is used in logging in.