verb (used with object)

to remove from a mounting, setting, or place of support, as a gun.
to take apart; disassemble.

Origin of demount

First recorded in 1930–35; de- + mount1
Related formsde·mount·a·ble, adjectivede·mount·a·bil·i·ty, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for demountable

portable, mobile, movable, demountable

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British Dictionary definitions for demountable



(tr) to remove (a motor, gun, etc) from its mounting or setting
Derived Formsdemountable, adjective
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