dissociable

[dih-soh-shee-uh-buh l, -shuh-buh l or for 1, -see-uh-]
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adjective
  1. capable of being dissociated; separable: Worthy and unworthy motives are often not dissociable.
  2. not sociable; unsociable.
  3. incongruous; not reconcilable.

Origin of dissociable

1595–1605; < Latin dissociābilis, equivalent to dis- dis-1 + sociābilis sociable
Related formsdis·so·ci·a·bil·i·ty, dis·so·ci·a·ble·ness, noun
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divisible, removable, detachable, dissociable, severable

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British Dictionary definitions for dissociable

dissociable

adjective
  1. able to be dissociated; distinguishable
  2. incongruous; irreconcilable
  3. Also: dissocial (dɪˈsəʊʃəl) a less common word for unsociable
Derived Formsdissociability or dissociableness, noundissociably, adverb
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