verb (used with object), verb (used without object), disgregated, disgregating.
to separate; disintegrate; scatter.
Origin: 1375–1425; late Middle English Related forms
< Late Latin disgregātus
separated (past participle of disgregāre
), equivalent to Latin dis- dis-1
) to assemble, collect, derivative of greg-
(stem of grēx
) flock, herd, crowd + -ātus -ate1