decomposition definition

  • noun:
    • The work or result of decomposing; disintegration.
    • Chemistry Separation into constituents by chemical response.
    • Biology description or decay of organic products.
    • A biological process whereby natural product is paid down to e.g. compost
    • The work of using some thing apart, e.g. for analysis
    • The splitting (of e.g. a matrix, an atom, or a compound) into constituent components
    • The work or procedure for solving the constituent areas of a compound human body or substance into its primary components; separation into constituent component; analysis; the decay or dissolution consequent regarding removal or alteration of some of the components of a compound; disintegration
    • hawaii of being paid off into original elements.
    • Repeated structure; a mixture of compounds.
    • The work or means of breaking up the constituent aspects of a compound human body or substance; analysis; quality; especially, the entire process of lowering a natural human body to a state of decay or putrefaction.
    • The state of being decomposed or settled; launch from past combinations; disintegration; particularly, decay of an organic human body.
    • [With ref. to decomposite, q. v.] The act of compounding together things which tend to be on their own substance; a variety of substances.
    • (biology) the entire process of decay due to bacterial or fungal action
    • in a decomposed state
    • the organic sensation of rotting
    • (chemistry) separation of a substance into a couple of substances that may vary from both and from original substance
    • the analysis of a vector field

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