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English definition of “disentangle”

disentangle

verb [T] uk   /ˌdɪs.ɪnˈtæŋ.ɡl̩/ us  
to separate things that have become joined or confused: It's difficult to disentangle hard fact from myth, or truth from lies. I tried to disentangle the wires under my desk.Separating and dividing
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