disencumber

disencumber

[dis-en-kuhm-ber]
verb (used with object)
to free from a burden or other encumbrance; disburden.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Middle French desencombrer, equivalent to des- dis-1 + encombrer to encumber


disentangle, disembarrass, unburden.
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disencumber (ˌdɪsɪnˈkʌmbə)
 
vb
(tr) to free from encumbrances
 
disen'cumberment
 
n

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