Disunite Dis`u*nite", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disunited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disuniting}.] 1. To destroy the union of; to divide; to part; to sever; to disjoin; to sunder; to separate; as, to disunite particles of matter. [1913 Webster]

2. To alienate in spirit; to break the concord of. [1913 Webster]

Go on both in hand, O nations, never be disunited, be the praise . . . of all posterity! --Milton. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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