Definition of “dislocate” - English Dictionary

“dislocate” in British English

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dislocateverb [ T ]

uk /ˈdɪs.lə.keɪt/ us /dɪˈsloʊ.keɪt/

(Definition of “dislocate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“dislocate” in American English

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dislocateverb [ T ]

us /dɪsˈloʊ·keɪt/

to force a bone suddenly out of its correct position:

He dislocated his elbow in the crash.

(Definition of “dislocate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)