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Definition 1: the analysis of a vector field - [noun denoting cognition]

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(decomposition is a kind of ...) the part of algebra that deals with the theory of vectors and vector spaces

Definition 2: the organic phenomenon of rotting - [noun denoting phenomenon]

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(decomposition is a kind of ...) (biology) a natural phenomenon involving living plants and animals

Definition 3: (biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action - [noun denoting process]

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(decomposition is a kind of ...) the process of gradually becoming inferior

(decomposition belongs to category ...) the science that studies living organisms

Definition 4: (chemistry) separation of a substance into two or more substances that may differ from each other and from the original substance - [noun denoting process]

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(decomposition is a kind of ...) (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others

"there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water"

(... is a kind of decomposition ) (chemistry) a chemical decomposition reaction produced by passing an electric current through a solution containing ions

(decomposition belongs to category ...) the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions

Definition 5: in a decomposed state - [noun denoting state]

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(decomposition is a kind of ...) an inferior state resulting from the process of decaying

"the corpse was in an advanced state of decay" "the house had fallen into a serious state of decay and disrepair"

(... is a kind of decomposition ) the disintegration of social norms governing behavior and thought and social relationships

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