disincarnate

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EtymologyEdit

dis- +‎ incarnate

AdjectiveEdit

disincarnate (not comparable)

  1. (Of a being) without a body

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VerbEdit

disincarnate (third-person singular simple present disincarnates, present participle disincarnating, simple past and past participle disincarnated)

  1. (transitive) To divest of body; to make immaterial.
  2. (religion, intransitive) To die, in context of subsequently existing outside the body (for example, as a soul or spirit).

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ReferencesEdit

  • disincarnate” in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2006.
  • "disincarnate" in WordNet 3.0, Princeton University, 2006.

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Last modified on 9 October 2013, at 03:46