Decompose

Broken down by bacteria and fungi.

decompose

[v] - break down 2. [v] - separate into constituent elements or parts, as of chemical substances
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Decompose

De`com·pose' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Decomposed ; present participle & verbal noun Decomposing .] [ Confer French décomposer . Confer Discompose .] To separate the constituent parts of; to resolve int...
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decompose

verb separate (substances) into constituent elements or parts
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decompose

molder verb break down; `The bodies decomposed in the heat`
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Decompose

• (v. t.) 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. • (v. i.) To become resolved or returned from existing combinations; to undergo dissolution; to decay; to rot.
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decompose

decompose 1. To separate into constituent parts, or to cause something to separate into its constituent parts. 2. To break down organic matter from a complex to a simpler form, mainly through the action of fungi and bacteria, or to be broken down in this way. 3. To break something down into smaller or simpler parts.
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decompose

Type: Term Pronunciation: dē′kŏm-pōz′ Definitions: 1. To resolve a compound into its component parts; to disintegrate. 2. To decay; to putrefy.
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decompose

Break a problem down into smaller pieces.
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