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verb [intransitive] decompose pronunciation in British English /ˌdiːkəmˈpəʊz/
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present tense
present participledecomposing
past tensedecomposed
past participledecomposed
  1. 2
    science if a chemical compound decomposes, it separates into the smaller parts that it consists of
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 decompose pronunciation in British English /ˌdiːkɒmpəˈzɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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