What is Dismantlement?

Dismantlement definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), disA.manA.tled, disA.manA.tling.
to deprive or strip of apparatus, furniture, equipment, defenses, etc.: to dismantle a ship; to dismantle a fortress.
to disassemble or pull down; take apart: They dismantled the machine and shipped it in pieces.
to divest of dress, covering, etc.: The wind dismantled the trees of their leaves.


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