discommunity

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

dis- +‎ community

NounEdit

discommunity (uncountable)

  1. A lack of common possessions, properties, or relationship.
    Community of embryonic structure reveals community of descent; but dissimilarity of embryonic development does not prove discommunity of descent. — Charles Darwin.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 12 March 2012, at 01:53