disembody

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dis- +‎ embody

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disembody ‎(third-person singular simple present disembodies, present participle disembodying, simple past and past participle disembodied)

  1. To cause one's soul, spirit, or consciousness to become separated from the physical body.
  2. To separate from an object or group.
  3. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) To detach any part of the human body painlessly, but have it still fully functional as if it were still attached. (Normally applied in cartoons and/or anime.)

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