disunion

[dis-yoon-yuh n]

noun

a severance of union; separation; disjunction.
lack of unity; dissension.

Origin of disunion

First recorded in 1590–1600; dis-1 + union
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Word Origin and History for disunion
n.

late 15c., from dis- + union.

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