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English definition of “dislocate”


verb [T]     /ˈdɪs.lə.keɪt/ US  /dɪˈsloʊ-/
to force a bone suddenly out of its correct position : She dislocated her knee falling down some steps .Problems with bones, joints and teethDentistryThe teeth to have a negative effect on how something works Upsetting and destabilizing dislocated     /-keɪ.tɪd/ US  /-keɪ.t̬id/ adjective a dislocated hip Problems with bones, joints and teethDentistryThe teeth
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