Meaning of self-dissociation in English:

self-dissociation

noun

  • 1Separation or dissociation of oneself from something, especially from aspects of one's personality, experience, etc.

    rare before the 20th century.

  • 2Chemistry
    Spontaneous dissociation of a neutral substance (wholly or partially) into positive and negative ions.

Pronunciation

self-dissociation

/ˌsɛlfdɪˌsəʊʃɪˈeɪʃn/ /ˌsɛlfdɪˌsəʊsɪˈeɪʃn/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine. From self- + dissociation.