Meaning of disaffiliate

dis•af•fil•i•ate

Pronunciation: (dis"u-fil'ē-āt"), [key]
— v., -at•ed, -at•ing.
—v.t.
  1. to sever affiliation with; disassociate: He disaffiliated himself from the political group he had once led.
—v.i.
  1. to sever an affiliation.
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