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dis-

Syllabification: dis-

Definition of dis- in English:

prefix

2Denoting reversal or absence of an action or state: dishonor disintegrate
2.1Denoting separation: discharge disengage
3Denoting removal of the thing specified: disbud dismember

Origin

from Latin, sometimes via Old French des-.

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