demob Brit.

demob Brit. [di:'mɒb]
informal
verb (demobs, demobbing, demobbed) demobilize.
noun demobilization.

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  • demob — Brit. informal ► VERB (demobbed, demobbing) ▪ demobilize. ► NOUN ▪ demobilization …   English terms dictionary

  • demob — [dē mäb′] vt. demobbed, demobbing [Brit. Informal] to demobilize n. [Brit. Informal] demobilization …   English World dictionary

  • demob — [[t]diːmɒ̱b[/t]] N UNCOUNT Someone s demob is their release from the armed forces. [BRIT, INFORMAL] I didn t get back to Brussels until after my demob... Didn t they give you a demob suit? …   English dictionary

  • demob — /dee mob /, n., v., demobbed, demobbing. Chiefly Brit. Informal. n. 1. demobilization. 2. a person who has been demobilized. v.t. 3. to discharge (a person) from the armed forces; demobilize. [1915 20; orig. short for DEMOBILIZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • demob — v. & n. Brit. colloq. v.tr. (demobbed, demobbing) demobilize. n. demobilization. Etymology: abbr …   Useful english dictionary

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