Definition of disassociation in English:

disassociation

Pronunciation /dɪsəsəʊʃɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ /dɪsəsəʊsɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

See disassociate

  • ‘The deaggregation observed may now be viewed as a systematic separation or disassociation of the component protomolecules from their aggregated state.’
  • ‘For an unfortunate minority, several crucial elements of the work/family/partner equation are missing and the holes are filled with recreational obsession, causing a degree of disassociation from conventional behaviour.’
  • ‘Such status also supports the photograph's definition as object, thus affirming its artistic value through a disassociation with traditional photographs, both fine art and commercial.’
  • ‘Yet at the same time, the film was a character study in which the disassociation we were made to feel with violent death heightened our identity with the empty-hearted protagonists.’
  • ‘He knows that the Labour Party's abandonment of social reformism and its disassociation from the working class would never have been possible without trade union backing.’

Pronunciation

disassociation

/dɪsəsəʊʃɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ /dɪsəsəʊsɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n/