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Definition of disband verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[transitive, intransitive] disband (somebody/something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disband
he / she / it disbands
past simple disbanded
-ing form disbanding
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to stop someone or something from operating as a group; to separate or no longer operate as a group They set about disbanding the terrorist groups. The committee formally disbanded in August.
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noun [uncountable]
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