Definitions of decomposing

  1. of Decompose Webster Dictionary DB

Usage examples for decomposing

  1. Varieties of B. proteus are found widely distributed in decomposing organic matter of all sorts. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  2. Writing of the restoration of the Queen's apartment of the palace, a restoration rendered necessary by the decomposing action of wind and rain on the long- buried materials, Dr. Evans says: 'From the open court to the east, and the narrower area that flanks the inner section of the hall, the light pours in between the piers and columns just as it did of old. – The Sea-Kings of Crete by James Baikie