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Definition of disestablish verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

disestablish

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disestablish
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃ//
 
he / she / it disestablishes
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃɪz//
 
past simple disestablished
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃt//
 
past participle disestablished
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃt//
 
-ing form disestablishing
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪˈstæblɪʃɪŋ//
 
 
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disestablish something (formal) to end the official status of a national Church a campaign to disestablish the Church of England
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