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1. decomposition

noun. ['ˌdiːkəmpoʊˈzɪʃən, ˌdiːkəmpəˈzɪʃən'] the analysis of a vector field.

Synonyms

  • vector algebra

Antonyms

  • soundness
  • increment

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Words that Rhyme with Decomposition

  • predisposition
  • misrecognition
  • juxtaposition
  • retransmission
  • presupposition
  • statistician
  • reimposition
  • redeposition
  • redefinition
  • precondition
  • pediatrician
  • obstetrician
  • mathematician
  • malnutrition
  • geriatrician
  • fondkommission
  • extradition
  • transmission
  • superstition
  • requisition
  • recondition
  • recognition
  • proposition
  • premonition
  • preignition
  • inquisition
  • exposition
  • expedition
  • electrician
  • disposition

Example sentences of the word decomposition


1. Noun, singular or mass
They play a significant role in tree decomposition, and some varieties may be eaten or used as medicine.

2. decomposition

noun. ['ˌdiːkəmpoʊˈzɪʃən, ˌdiːkəmpəˈzɪʃən'] in a decomposed state.

Synonyms

  • fragmentation
  • disintegration

3. decomposition

noun. ['ˌdiːkəmpoʊˈzɪʃən, ˌdiːkəmpəˈzɪʃən'] the organic phenomenon of rotting.

Synonyms

  • organic phenomenon

Antonyms

  • morality
  • recuperate

4. decomposition

noun. ['ˌdiːkəmpoʊˈzɪʃən, ˌdiːkəmpəˈzɪʃən'] (biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action.

Synonyms

  • putrefaction
  • rotting
  • rot

5. decomposition

noun. ['ˌdiːkəmpoʊˈzɪʃən, ˌdiːkəmpəˈzɪʃən'] (chemistry) separation of a substance into two or more substances that may differ from each other and from the original substance.

Synonyms

  • chemical reaction
  • electrolysis
  • reaction
  • decomposition reaction
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