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demount

[dee-mount] /diˈmaʊnt/
verb (used with object)
1.
to remove from a mounting, setting, or place of support, as a gun.
2.
to take apart; disassemble.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; de- + mount1
Related forms
demountable, adjective
demountability, noun
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Examples from the web for demount
  • demount, inspect and match all tire and rim parts before re-inflating ina restraining device.
  • Mount and demount the tire only from the narrow ledge side of the wheel.
  • The machine makes it easier to deflate and demount the old tire and to mount and inflate the new tire.
British Dictionary definitions for demount

demount

/diːˈmaʊnt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to remove (a motor, gun, etc) from its mounting or setting
Derived Forms
demountable, adjective
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