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disorder meaning

EN[dɪsˈɔːdə(ɹ)]
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WDisorder
  • Disorder may refer to :
  • Randomness, non-order or no intelligible pattern
  • Civil disorder, one or more forms of disturbance caused by a group of people
  • Disorder (medicine), a functional abnormality or disturbance
  • NounPLdisordersPREdis-
    1. Absence of order; state of not being arranged in an orderly manner.
      1. After playing the children left the room in disorder.
    2. A disturbance of civic peace or of public order.
      1. The class was thrown into disorder when the teacher left the room
      2. The army tried to prevent disorder when claims the elections had been rigged grew stronger.
    3. (medicine) NC A physical or psychical malfunction.
      1. Bulimia is an eating disorder.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Ellis-van Creveld (EvC) syndrome or chondroectodermal dysplasia is an autosomal recessive disorder with characteristic clinical manifestations.
      • Various psychiatric disorders are suggested to be related with hyper- or hypoactivity of specific neural pathways such as the frontostriatal pathway.
      • Mucins are produced in low levels in health but they are over produced in a number of hypersecretory disorders in which they can directly contribute to the pathogenesis and prognosis of disease.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • [ 15 ] in 1960 was used in adults for cervicodorsal disorders.
      • Some childhood behavior has been pathologized as attention-deficit disorder.
      • However, AN patients presented hyperactivation of left parastriatal visual regions, which were additionally correlated with the severity of the disorder.

Meaning of disorder for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "disorder" is a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Prefixes
        • Words by prefix
          • Words prefixed with dis-
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
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        Definiteness: Level 7
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