Synonyms of decompose


1. decompose, break up, break down, separate

usage: separate (substances) into constituent elements or parts

2. disintegrate, decay, decompose, change integrity

usage: lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current; "the particles disintegrated during the nuclear fission process"

3. decompose, rot, molder, moulder, decay

usage: break down; "The bodies decomposed in the heat"

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