dismantling

Definitions of dismantling
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n the act of taking something apart (as a piece of machinery)

“Russia and the United States discussed the dismantling of their nuclear weapons”
Synonyms:
disassembly, dismantlement
Antonyms:
assembly, fabrication
the act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery)
assemblage, assembly, gathering
the social act of assembling
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Type of:
activity
any specific behavior

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