Pronunciation: (dis-joint'), [key]
1. to separate or disconnect the joints or joinings of.
2. to put out of order; derange.
1. to come apart.
2. to be dislocated; be out of joint.
a. (of two sets) having no common elements.
b. (of a system of sets) having the property that every pair of sets is disjoint.
2. Obs.disjointed; out of joint.
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