Decomposition is the process by which organic substances are broken down into
... referred to as taphonomy from the Greek word τάφος taphos, meaning tomb.
Decompose definition, to separate or resolve into constituent parts or elements;
disintegrate: The bacteria decomposed the milk into its solid and liquid elements.
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noun. The act or result of decomposing; disintegration. a. Chemistry Separation
into constituents by chemical reaction. b. Biology Breakdown or decay of organic
to cause something (such as dead plants and the bodies of dead animals) to be
slowly destroyed and broken down by natural processes, chemicals, etc.
Definition of decomposition: Conversion or decay of degradable (or chemically
unstable) material to simpler (or more stable) components or forms by the natural
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decompose (as adjective decomposing) decomposing fungi [ with object ] : dead
Cooler Than Absolute Zero! Definition of Decomposition. A reaction where a
single compound breaks down into simpler compounds. Search the Dictionary.