Meaning of DISLOCATION in English

DISLOCATION

n. 1 the act or result of dislocating. 2 Crystallog. the displacement of part of a crystal lattice structure.

[ ME f. OF dislocation or med.L dislocatio f. dislocare (as DIS-, locare place) ]

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