Definition of dissociable in English:

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Pronunciation: /diˈsōSHəbəl/


Able to be dissociated; separable: language and cognition are not dissociable
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  • I do, however, agree with the Danish and German Governments that the contractual arrangement and terms must be such that the credit transaction is clearly dissociable from the main supply of goods.
  • The peptide binds to the protein noncovalently; without the dissociable peptide ligand, the MHC molecule loses its stable structure very rapidly and becomes sensitive to proteolytic degradation.
  • Bornstein posed this question in relation to the debate about the existence of dissociable implicit and explicit learning systems.


Mid 19th century: from French, from Latin dissociabilis, from dissociare 'to separate'.

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Syllabification: dis·so·ci·a·ble

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