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Definition of decomposition:

  1. The act of decomposing; the state of becoming or being decomposed; resolution; dissolution.
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Examples of usage for decomposition:

  1. The eyeballs, lustreless and shrunken, stared upon the intruder with a stare that might haunt him to his dying day, and gazing upon the grisly contortion of the bound and trussed limbs- the terrible attitude- the foetid odour of the corpse- for in this dry atmosphere decomposition had been a long and gradual process- it seemed to the petrified and unutterably horror- stricken spectator that the tortured wretch must still have life in him. – The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley by Bertram Mitford
  2. It is believed that the activity of the calomel depends mainly on the amount of this decomposition which takes place in the body. – The History of the Medical Department of Transylvania University by Robert Peter
  3. Evidently the cream of tartar had caused the decomposition of some of the insoluble calomel and had produced a soluble mercurial compound. – The History of the Medical Department of Transylvania University by Robert Peter
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