Synonyms of decomposition


1. decomposition, vector decomposition, vector algebra

usage: the analysis of a vector field

2. decomposition, disintegration, decay

usage: in a decomposed state

3. decomposition, decomposition reaction, chemical decomposition reaction, chemical reaction, reaction

usage: (chemistry) separation of a substance into two or more substances that may differ from each other and from the original substance

4. decomposition, rot, rotting, putrefaction, decay

usage: (biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action

5. decay, decomposition, organic phenomenon

usage: the organic phenomenon of rotting

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