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Definition 1: the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between persons or nations) - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for dissolution in the sense of this definition

(dissolution is a kind of ...) the act of ending something

"the termination of the agreement"

(... is a kind of dissolution ) separation or breakup or divorce

"after 15 years together they are headed for splitsville"

(... is a kind of dissolution ) (law) a formal termination (of a relationship or a judicial proceeding etc)

Definition 2: the termination of a meeting - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for dissolution in the sense of this definition

(dissolution is a kind of ...) the act of ending something

"the termination of the agreement"

Definition 3: dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for dissolution in the sense of this definition

(dissolution is a kind of ...) excess in action and immoderate indulgence of bodily appetites, especially in passion or indulgence

"the intemperance of their language"

Definition 4: separation into component parts - [noun denoting process]

Synonyms for dissolution in the sense of this definition

(dissolution is a kind of ...) a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)

"the action of natural forces" "volcanic activity"

(... is a kind of dissolution ) a normal ongoing process that dissolves fibrin and results in the removal of small blood clots

"drugs causing fibrinolysis have been utilized therapeutically"

(... is a kind of dissolution ) (biochemistry) dissolution or destruction of cells such as blood cells or bacteria

Definition 5: the process of going into solution - [noun denoting process]

Samples where dissolution or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the dissolving of salt in water

Synonyms for dissolution in the sense of this definition

(dissolution is a kind of ...) the conversion of a solid or a gas into a liquid

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