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[dis-loj] /dɪsˈlɒdʒ/
verb (used with object), dislodged, dislodging.
1.
to remove or force out of a particular place:
to dislodge a stone with one's foot.
2.
to drive out of a hiding place, a military position, etc.
verb (used without object), dislodged, dislodging.
3.
to go from a place of lodgment.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English disloggen < Old French desloger, equivalent to des- dis-1 + loger to lodge
Related forms
dislodgment; especially British, dislodgement, noun
undislodged, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for dislodgement

dislodge

/dɪsˈlɒdʒ/
verb
1.
to remove from or leave a lodging place, hiding place, or previously fixed position
Derived Forms
dislodgment, dislodgement, noun
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Word Origin and History for dislodgement
dislodge
c.1400, from O.Fr. desloger "to leave or cause to leave a lodging place," from des- "do the opposite of" + loger (see lodge). Related: Dislodged.
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