Definition for DIS-LO-CA'TION


  1. The act of moving from its proper place; particularly, the act of removing or forcing a bone from its socket; luxation. – Encyc.
  2. The state of being displaced. – Burnet.
  3. A joint displaced.
  4. In geology, the displacement of parts of rocks, or portions of strata, from the situations which they originally occupied. – Cyc.

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