disencumbering

dis·en·cum·ber || ‚dɪsɪn'kʌmbə v. relieve a load, free from a burden

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  • Disencumber — Dis en*cum ber, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disencumbered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disencumbering}.] [Pref. dis + encumber: cf. F. d[ e]sencombrer.] To free from encumbrance, or from anything which clogs, impedes, or obstructs; to disburden. Owen. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Disencumbered — Disencumber Dis en*cum ber, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disencumbered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disencumbering}.] [Pref. dis + encumber: cf. F. d[ e]sencombrer.] To free from encumbrance, or from anything which clogs, impedes, or obstructs; to disburden. Owen …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • dis|en|cum|ber|ment — «DIHS ehn KUHM buhr muhnt», noun. 1. the act of disencumbering. 2. the fact of being disencumbered …   Useful english dictionary

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