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- To deprive of corporate rights.
- (US) To revoke the charter of an incorporated town or city.
- Four towns in the Quabbin Valley were disincorporated, and their residents relocated, to create a reservoir.
disincorporate (not comparable)
- Separated from, or not included in, a corporation; disincorporated.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)
- Chambers's Etymological Dictionary, 1896, p. 130