Dis`ap*pro"pri*ate\, a. (Law) Severed from the appropriation or possession of a spiritual corporation.

The appropriation may be severed, and the church become disappropriate, two ways. --Blackstone.
Webster's Revised


Dis`ap*pro"pri*ate\, v. t. 1. To release from individual ownership or possession. --Milton.

2. (Law) To sever from appropriation or possession a spiritual corporation.

Appropriations of the several parsonages . . . would heave been, by the rules of the common law, disappropriated. --Blackstone.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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