Meaning of DISLOCATION in English

DISLOCATION

(~s)

Dislocation is a situation in which something such as a system, process, or way of life is greatly disturbed or prevented from continuing as normal.

Millions of refugees have suffered a total ~ of their lives.

= disruption

N-VAR: oft N of n

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