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Definitions of divest:
  • verb:   reduce or dispose of; cease to hold (an investment)
    Example: "The company decided to divest"
  • verb:   deprive of status or authority
    Example: "He was divested of his rights and his title"
  • verb:   take away possessions from someone
  • verb:   remove (someone's or one's own) clothes
    Example: "She divested herself of her outdoor clothes"

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