disposal etymology

English word disposal comes from English dispose, English -al

Detailed word origin of disposal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
dispose English (eng) (intransitive, used with "of") to eliminate or to get rid of something.. (obsolete) to bargain; to make terms.. (obsolete) to regulate; to adjust; to settle; to determine.. To deal out; to assign to a use.. To distribute and put in place.. To incline.
-al English (eng) (organic chemistry) Forms the names of aldehydes. Forming nouns, especially of verbal action.. Of or pertaining to. Adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
disposal English (eng) An arrangement, categorization or classification of things. A disposing of or getting rid of something. The power to use something or someone.

Words with the same origin as disposal

Descendants of dispose
Descendants of -al
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