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verb [intransitive/transitive] economics     disintermediate pronunciation in American English
/ˌdɪsɪntərˈmidieɪt/
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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.

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disintermediation

     disintermediation pronunciation in American English
/ˌdɪsɪntərmidiˈeɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]
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