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disject

[dis-jekt]
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verb (used with object)
  1. to scatter; disperse.
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Origin of disject

1575–85; < Latin disjectus, past participle of disicere, equivalent to dis- dis-1 + -icere (combining form of jacere to throw); see jet1
Related formsdis·jec·tion, noun
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Related Words for disject

sprinkle, divide, fling, distribute, shatter, litter, pour, shower, spray, spread, discard, propagate, grow, scatter, publish, disperse, publicize, advertise, circulate, shed

British Dictionary definitions for disject

disject

verb
  1. (tr) to break apart; scatter
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Word Origin for disject

C16: from Latin disjectus, from disjicere to scatter, from dis- 1 + jacere to throw
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