Definitions for decomposeˌdi kəmˈpoʊz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decompose, break up, break down(verb)

    separate (substances) into constituent elements or parts

  2. disintegrate, decay, decompose(verb)

    lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current

    "the particles disintegrated during the nuclear fission process"

  3. decompose, rot, molder, moulder(verb)

    break down

    "The bodies decomposed in the heat"

Wiktionary

  1. decompose(Verb)

    to separate or break down something into its components; to disintegrate or fragment

  2. decompose(Verb)

    to rot, decay or putrefy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Decompose(verb)

    to separate the constituent parts of; to resolve into original elements; to set free from previously existing forms of chemical combination; to bring to dissolution; to rot or decay

  2. Decompose(verb)

    to become resolved or returned from existing combinations; to undergo dissolution; to decay; to rot


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  • разглобявам, разлагам сеBulgarian
  • descompondreCatalan, Valencian
  • rozložitCzech
  • zersetzen, verrotten, zerfallen, verfallen, verfaulen, dekomponierenGerman
  • αποσυντίθεμαιGreek
  • descomponer, descomponerseSpanish
  • kõdunema, lagundamaEstonian
  • lahota, hajottaa, maatua, mädätä, mädäntyäFinnish
  • décomposer, se décomposerFrench
  • decomporre, decomporsiItalian
  • ontbinden, verrotten, vergaanDutch
  • descompuneRomanian
  • разложи́ть, разбира́ть, разложи́ться, разлага́ть, разобра́ть, разлага́тьсяRussian

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