Definitions of dissolution

  1. the termination of a meeting Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the termination of a relationship Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the process of going into solution; "the dissolving of salt in water" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. The act of dissolving, sundering, or separating into component parts; separation. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Change from a solid to a fluid state; solution by heat or moisture; liquefaction; melting. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Change of form by chemical agency; decomposition; resolution. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. The dispersion of an assembly by terminating its sessions; the breaking up of a partnership. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The extinction of life in the human body; separation of the soul from the body; death. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The state of being dissolved, or of undergoing liquefaction. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. The new product formed by dissolving a body; a solution. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Destruction of anything by the separation of its parts; ruin. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. Corruption of morals; dissipation; dissoluteness. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. A term used instead of divorce in some states.
  15. The act of dissolving or converting into liquid; death; disorganization. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. The breaking up of an assembly: change from a solid to a liquid state: a melting: separation of a body into its original elements: decomposition: destruction: death. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. Act of dissolving; death. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  18. The act of dissolving; separation; disintegration; decomposition; death. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. The act of liquefying or melting; the reduction of a body into very minute parts by a solvent, as of salts in water; decomposition, solution or death; the separation of the soul and body; destruction or the separation of the parts which compose a connected system or body; the breaking up of an assembly, or the putting an end to its existence; dissoluteness. Dissolution of the blood, that state of the blood in which, when withdrawn from the body, it does not readily coagulate on cooling, as in malignant fevers. See Dissolve. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  20. Dissolutio, Dialysis, from dissolvere, (dis, and solvere, solutum,) 'to loosen,' 'to melt.' This word is in frequent use, in the writings of the humorists. It is employed, particularly, in speaking of the blood, -to designate, not its entire decomposion or puirefaction, but a diminution in its consistence. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  21. [Latin] A separation or sundering; especially, the separation of the soul from the body; death. na
  22. Disintegration, decomposition; liquefaction (of ice or snow); undoing of bond, partnership, marriage or alliance; dismissal of assembly, esp. ending of a Parliament with a view to fresh election; death; coming to an end, fading a way, disappearance. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  23. Death; resolution into elements. American pocket medical dictionary.
  24. The pathological breaking up of the integrity of an anatomical element, e. g., the blood corpuscles; the state of being so broken up. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  25. Pathological softening of a tissue, as in necrosis or grangrene. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  26. Death. [Lat.] Appleton's medical dictionary.
  27. n. Act of dissolving or separating into component parts;—state of being dissolved;—change from a solid to a fluid state;—decomposition;—dispersion of an assembly by terminating its sessions; the breaking up of a partnership;—extinction of human life; death; destruction. Cabinet Dictionary
  28. The act of liquefying by heat or moisture; the state of being liquefied; destruction of any thing by the separation of its parts; death, the resolution of the body into its constituent elements; destruction; the act of breaking up an assembly; looseness of manners. Complete Dictionary