- (at Oxford and Cambridge) to prohibit (tradespeople or townspeople who have violated the regulations of the university) from dealing with the undergraduates.
- Law. to deprive of the character of a common, as by enclosing a piece of land.
Origin of discommon
1470–80; dis-1 + obsolete common to participate, associate
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- (tr) law to deprive (land) of the character and status of common, as by enclosure
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