Definition of disaffiliation in US English:

disaffiliation

noun

  • See disaffiliate

    • ‘The Legion's branch lost 400 members following the disaffiliation, and now meets in the Fox and Hounds, in Tadcaster.’
    • ‘I would say that 98 percent of them support the disaffiliation.’
    • ‘These events crystallised and cauterised the build-up of social, financial and political disaffiliation originating in the 1990s.’
    • ‘I have deliberately refrained from entering the discussion about the disaffiliation of the NSW women, hoping that the situation would be resolved quickly.’
    • ‘However, they were threatened with disaffiliation by the ILCU and members voted to stay in the movement.’

Pronunciation

disaffiliation

/ˌdisəˌfilēˈāSHən/