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as in:  disposition of the matter

What was the disposition of the court?
  the decision or action taken when an issue was settled so that it no longer requires attention
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Memory aid:  It may help you to remember the various senses of disposition and its other forms such as dispose, if you remember that all the senses have to do with being inclined to do something or getting rid of (or using) something.

Since there are so many reasonably common, but highly diverse senses of dispose, it is generally recommended that you just learn the sense (or senses) that currently interest you.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   disposition [4]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Law, Fine Arts & Music, Classic Literature, Philosophy
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