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Dictionary Definition

disband

Verb

1 cause to break up or function; "the principal disbanded the political student organization"
2 stop functioning or cohering as a unit; "The political wing of the party dissolved after much internal fighting" [syn: dissolve]

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Pronunciation

Verb

  1. to break up or cause to cease to exist
    The president wanted to disband the scandal plagued agency.

Translations

to break up or cause to cease to exist

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