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- To separate oneself from a person or situation.
- After the scandal, the political party disassociated itself from the questionable candidate.
- (transitive) To separate into smaller discrete units.
- The problem is easier to understand if you disassociate the variables.
- (intransitive) To separate from related items.
- The fabric of the coat disassociated when I washed it.