Meaning of DECOMPOSITION in English

DECOMPOSITION

n. 25B6; noun

an advanced state of decomposition : DECAY, putrefaction, putrescence, putridity.

the decomposition of granite : DISINTEGRATION, dissolution; breaking down, decay.

the decomposition of a sentence : SEPARATION, division, breakdown; dissection, dissolution, resolution, analysis, reduction.

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