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- I free myself, withdraw, leave, defect, desert, revolt from.
- (by extension) I desert to, go over to.
- (in general) I depart, deviate, withdraw from someone or something; fall off from; I am unfaithful to.
- “descisco” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.