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 for disconnect
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Disconnect \Dis`con*nect"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disconnected;
     p. pr. & vb. n. Disconnecting.]
     To dissolve the union or connection of; to disunite; to
     sever; to separate; to disperse.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           The commonwealth itself would . . . be disconnected
           into the dust and powder of individuality. --Burke.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           This restriction disconnects bank paper and the
           precious metals.                         --Walsh.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  disconnect
      n 1: an unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of
           understanding); "he felt a gulf between himself and his
           former friends"; "there is a vast disconnect between public
           opinion and federal policy" [syn: gulf, disconnect,
           disconnection]
      v 1: pull the plug of (electrical appliances) and render
           inoperable; "unplug the hair dryer after using it" [syn:
           unplug, disconnect] [ant: connect, plug in, plug
           into]
      2: make disconnected, disjoin or unfasten [ant: connect,
         link, link up, tie]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  51 Moby Thesaurus words for "disconnect":
     abrupt, abstract, alienate, break off, cast off, cast out,
     cut adrift, cut apart, cut off, cut out, delete, depart, detach,
     disarticulate, disengage, disjoin, disjoint, dissociate, disunite,
     divide, divorce, eject, estrange, expel, isolate, leave, part,
     pull apart, pull away, pull back, pull out, segregate, separate,
     sequester, set apart, set aside, sever, shut off, split,
     stand aloof, stand apart, stand aside, step aside, subtract,
     throw off, throw out, uncouple, undo, unhook, unyoke, withdraw
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  SCSI reconnect
  disconnect
  
      The ability of a SCSI initiator to initiate new
     transactions before earlier ones have completed.  A target or
     initiator can disconnect from the bus when it experiences a
     delay in completing a task so that another device can use the
     bus.  It can reconnect later and complete the task.
  
     (1999-02-16)
  

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