Definition of delink in English:


Syllabification: de·link
Pronunciation: /dēˈliNGk


[with object]
  • Break the connection between (something) and something else: the country delinked its trade policy from international policy
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    • Some would argue that this is an expression of an inexorable trend: the inherent tendency of silicon capitalism to delink the growth of production from that of employment.
    • By delinking the dollar from the gold standard and effectively devaluing it, the Nixon Administration hoped to steal a march on its rivals.
    • Here's another instance of economics being delinked from political developments.

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