disintermediate - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive/transitive] economics 

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/ˌdɪsɪntə(r)ˈmiːdieɪt/
present tense
I/you/we/theydisintermediate
he/she/itdisintermediates
present participledisintermediating
past tensedisintermediated
past participledisintermediated
  1. to remove middlemen such as retailers from a supply chain by providing goods and services directly to the consumer

    They want to disintermediate the publishers from the market and offer authors their own route to market.

derived word

disintermediation

 

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/ˌdɪsɪntə(r)miːdiˈeɪʃən/
noun [uncountable]