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disembody

[dis-em-bod-ee] /ˌdɪs ɛmˈbɒd i/
verb (used with object), disembodied, disembodying.
1.
to divest (a soul, spirit, etc.) of a body.
Origin of disembody
1705-1715
1705-15; dis-1 + embody
Related forms
disembodiment, noun
Can be confused
disembodied, disemboweled, dismembered.
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disembodied

/ˌdɪsɪmˈbɒdɪd/
adjective
1.
lacking a body or freed from the body; incorporeal
2.
lacking in substance, solidity, or any firm relation to reality

disembody

/ˌdɪsɪmˈbɒdɪ/
verb -bodies, -bodying, -bodied
1.
(transitive) to free from the body or from physical form
Derived Forms
disembodiment, noun
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Word Origin and History for disembodied
adj.

1742, past participle adjective from disembody (1714), from dis- "not" + embody. Related: Disembodiment.

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