verb (used with or without object), dis·en·tan·gled, dis·en·tan·gling.
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OTHER WORDS FROM disentangledis·en·tan·gle·ment, noundis·en·tan·gler, noun
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Researchers will have to disentangle the various ways in which the asteroid has changed if they hope to use it as a window into the early solar system.Local asteroid Bennu used to be filled with tiny rivers|Charlie Wood|October 8, 2020|Popular Science
Colonialism itself was broad and complex, and its modern-day outcomes are not easily disentangled.
Scientists are still trying to disentangle how much of the harm from hepatitis C is caused by the immune response against the virus rather than the virus itself.Scientists Win Nobel Prize for Discovering the Hepatitis C Virus|Jordana Cepelewicz|October 5, 2020|Quanta Magazine
By acquiring SDG&E’s infrastructure and instituting full public control of our energy service, San Diego can more easily and efficiently disentangle from fossil fuels and provide energy at a significantly lower monetary and environmental cost.The Franchise Agreement Ending Offers San Diego a Chance for a Fresh Start|Amanda Moser and Shauna McKenna|September 8, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Ecologists need to recognize individuals when disentangling the complex symbioses and relationships that define a community.What Is an Individual? Biology Seeks Clues in Information Theory.|Jordana Cepelewicz|July 16, 2020|Quanta Magazine
So it's hard to disentangle any possible negative effects from the effects of divorce and other family instability.
All of these factors are related to cognitive enhancement, but they're difficult to disentangle.
But how then do we disentangle from this place in a responsible way?
He formed a chaos of ideas in his head in regard to this sleeve, which he feared to disentangle, and he gave up his common sense.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 3 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
She drew herself up--rebelling hotly--yet not seeing how to disentangle herself from these associates.The Testing of Diana Mallory|Mrs. Humphry Ward
Therefore, in order to fly she could not merely slip away; she would have to make extra motions to disentangle her dress.Quaint Courtships|Various
Let us disentangle identification as it occurs in the structure of a neurotic symptom from its rather complicated connections.Group Psychology and The Analysis of The Ego|Sigmund Freud
The plan proposed would, at least to the eye, disentangle all complications.