Dislocation Definition

dĭslō-kāshən
dislocations
noun
dislocations
A dislocating or being dislocated.
Webster's New World
The act or process of dislocating or the state of having been dislocated.
American Heritage
Displacement of a body part, especially the temporary displacement of a bone from its normal position.
American Heritage Medicine
An imperfection in the atomic structure of a crystal, usually consisting of one or more missing or disordered atoms in the crystal lattice.
Webster's New World

The act of dislocating, or putting out of joint; also, the condition of being thus displaced.

Wiktionary
Antonyms:
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Other Word Forms of Dislocation

Noun

Singular:
dislocation
Plural:
dislocations

Origin of Dislocation

  • Middle English, from Old French, from stem of Medieval Latin dislocatio, delocatio

    From Wiktionary

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