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dissolution Explained

dissolution at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


dissolution at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U]
1 the act of formally ending a parliament, business, or marriage: dissolve// --The president announced the dissolution of the National Assembly.//
2 the act of breaking up an organization, institution etc so that it no longer exists: --the dissolution of the monasteries//
3 the process by which something gradually becomes weaker and disappears: --the eventual dissolution of class barriers//

dissolution at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

208 Moby Thesaurus words for "dissolution":
ablation, adjournment, aloofness, anarchy, annihilation,
atomization, attrition, bane, biodegradability, biodegradation,
biological death, blackout, blocking, bloodbath, blue ruin,
breakdown, breaking down, breaking up, breakup, carnage,
cessation of life, chaos, clinical death, collapse, colliquation,
conclusion, confusion, consumption, corrosion, corruption,
crack-up, crossing the bar, crumbling, curtains, damnation,
deactivation, death, death knell, debt of nature, decay, decease,
decimation, decoagulation, decomposition, decrement, degradability,
degradation, deliquescence, deliquium, dematerialization, demise,
demobilization, departure, depletion, depredation, desolation,
despoilment, despoliation, destruction, detachment, devastation,
diaspora, diffusion, dilapidation, disappearance, disappearing,
disbandment, discontinuation, discontinuity, discreteness,
disintegration, disjunction, dislocation, dismissal, disorder,
disorganization, dispersal, dispersion, disruption, dissipation,
dissolving, disunion, division, divorce, divorcement, doom, dying,
ebb of life, eclipse, elimination, end, end of life, ending,
entropy, erasure, erosion, eternal rest, evanescence, evaporation,
exfoliation, exhaustion, exit, expiration, extinction,
extinguishment, fadeaway, fadeout, fading, final summons,
finger of death, finish, fluidification, fluidization,
fragmentation, fusing, fusion, going, going off, grave,
hand of death, havoc, hecatomb, holocaust, incoherence,
inconsistency, jaws of death, knell, last debt, last muster,
last rest, last roundup, last sleep, leaching, leaving life,
liquefaction, liquescence, liquescency, lixiviation, loss,
loss of life, making an end, melting, mildew, mold, nonadhesion,
noncohesion, occultation, overthrow, oxidation, oxidization,
parting, partition, passing, passing away, passing over,
percolation, perdition, perishing, quietus, ravage,
ravages of time, release, resolution, rest, revolution, reward,
ruin, ruination, running, rupture, rust, scaling, scattering,
sentence of death, separateness, separation, shades of death,
shadow of death, shambles, shattering, shrinkage, silence,
slaughter, sleep, solubilization, solution, somatic death,
split-up, spoilage, spoliation, summons of death, termination,
thawing, unadherence, unadhesiveness, unclotting, undoing,
untenacity, vandalism, vanishing, vanishing point, waste, wear,
wear and tear, wipe, wrack, wrack and ruin, wreck

dissolution at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Decomposition): decomposition, analysis, dissection, resolution, catalysis, dissolution, corruption, uncleanness, dispersion, disjunction, disintegration.

[N] (Destruction): destruction, waste, dissolution, breaking up, disruption, consumption, disorganization, fall, downfall, devastation, ruin, perdition, crash, havoc, deterioration, debacle, break down, break up, prostration, desolation, wreck, wrack, shipwreck, cataclysm, extinction.

[N] (Liquefaction): liquefaction, melting, heat, thaw, deliquescence, dissolution, solution.

[N] (Death): death, decease, demise, dissolution, departure, loss, bereavement, mortality, last breath.

[N] (Abrogation): abrogation, annulment, nullification, canceling, revocation, repeal, rescission, dismissal, abolition, abolishment, dissolution, repudiation, retraction.

dissolution at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun [U] ~ (of sth) (written)
1 the act of officially ending a marriage, a business agreement, or a parliament
2 the process in which sth gradually disappears:
the dissolution of barriers of class and race
3 the act of breaking up an organization, etc:
the dissolution of the Soviet Union

dissolution at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun [U] ~ (of sth) (written)
1 the act of officially ending a marriage, a business agreement, or a parliament
2 the process in which sth gradually disappears:
the dissolution of barriers of class and race
3 the act of breaking up an organization, etc:
the dissolution of the Soviet Union

DISSOLUTION at English => English (Bouviers Law) Of Explained:

find most words formed with color at the spelling colour.noun
(AmE) a small group of people who carry official flags in a ceremonynoun
(AmE) = COLOUR BAR(BrE also colouration) noun
[U] (technical) the natural colours and patterns on a plant or an animalnoun
[U] (music) complicated passages for a singer, for example in opera:
a coloratura soprano (= one who often sings coloratura passages)(AmE) = COLOURIST(BrE also colourize) verb
[VN] (technical) to add colour to a black and white film/movie, using a computer processadjective
extremely large:
a colossal statue * The singer earns a colossal amount of money.noun
1 [sing.] (formal) a person or thing that is extremely important or large in size
2 [C] (plural colossi ) an extremely large statue:
the Colossi of Memnon(BrE)

Dissolution at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Dissolution \Dis`so*lu"tion\, n. [OE. dissolucioun
dissoluteness, F. dissolution, fr. L. dissolutio, fr.
dissolvere. See {Dissolve}.]
1. The act of dissolving, sundering, or separating into
component parts; separation.

Dissolutions of ancient amities. --Shak.

2. Change from a solid to a fluid state; solution by heat or
moisture; liquefaction; melting.

3. Change of form by chemical agency; decomposition;

The dissolution of the compound. --South.

4. The dispersion of an assembly by terminating its sessions;
the breaking up of a partnership.

Dissolution is the civil death of Parliament.

5. The extinction of life in the human body; separation of
the soul from the body; death.

We expected Immediate dissolution. --Milton.

6. The state of being dissolved, or of undergoing

A man of continual dissolution and thaw. --Shak.

7. The new product formed by dissolving a body; a solution.

8. Destruction of anything by the separation of its parts;

To make a present dissolution of the world.

9. Corruption of morals; dissipation; dissoluteness. [Obs. or
R.] --Atterbury.

dissolution at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: the process of going into solution; "the dissolving of salt
in water" [syn: {dissolving}]
2: separation into component parts [syn: {disintegration}]
3: dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure [syn: {profligacy},
{dissipation}, {licentiousness}]
4: the termination of a meeting [syn: {adjournment}]
5: the termination of a relationship [syn: {breakup}]

dissolution at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: slim-wikipedia » dab=Dissolution


From Inter: etyl » la|en Inter: term » dissolutio|lang=la||a dissolving, destroying, breaking up, dissolution


* Inter: audio » en-us-dissolution.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » uːʃən


    Inter: en-nou » n

  • The termination of an organized body or legislative assembly, especially a formal dismissal.
    1. Disintegration, or decomposition into fragments.
    2. Dissolving, or going into solution.


      Inter: trans-top » termination of an organized body or legislative assembly

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|разпускане|n
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|解散|tr=jiěsàn|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|rozpuštění|n
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|hajottaminen

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|dissolution|f
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Auflösung|f
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|解体|tr=kaitai|sc=Jpan, Inter: t+ » ja|解散|tr=kaisan|sc=Jpan
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|роспуск|m|tr=róspusk|sc=Cyrl Inter: qualifier » by an outside agent, Inter: t+ » ru|распад|m|tr=raspád|sc=Cyrl Inter: qualifier » by itself
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|sgaoileadh|m

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » dissolving, or going into solution
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|разтваряне|n
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|rozpuštění|n
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|liukeneminen
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|dissolution|f

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Auflösung|f
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|dizolvare|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|растворение|n|tr=rastvorénije|sc=Cyrl

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • French: dissolution

    Inter: trans-botto » m



    From Inter: etyl » la|fr dissolutionem (accusative of dissolutio).


    Inter: fr-noun » f
  • dissolution

  • Translation: ar » dissolution
    Translation: et » dissolution
    Translation: el » dissolution
    Translation: eo » dissolution
    Translation: fr » dissolution
    Translation: ko » dissolution
    Translation: io » dissolution
    Translation: it » dissolution
    Translation: hu » dissolution
    Translation: mg » dissolution
    Translation: ml » dissolution
    Translation: my » dissolution
    Translation: pl » dissolution
    Translation: ru » dissolution
    Translation: fi » dissolution
    Translation: ta » dissolution
    Translation: te » dissolution
    Translation: th » dissolution
    Translation: tr » dissolution
    Translation: vi » dissolution
    Translation: zh » dissolution