HyperDic: dissolution

English > 5 senses of the word dissolution:
NOUNprocessdissolution, disintegrationseparation into component parts
processdissolution, dissolvingthe process of going into solution
actdissolution, profligacy, dissipation, licentiousness, loosenessdissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure
actdissolution, adjournmentthe termination of a meeting
actdissolution, breakupthe termination or disintegration of a relationship / relationship (between persons or nations)
dissolution > pronunciation
Soundsdih.sahluw'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > dissolution: 5 senses > noun 1, process
Meaningseparation into component parts.
Synonymdisintegration
NarrowerfibrinolysisA normal ongoing process that dissolves fibrin and results in the removal of small blood clots
lysis(biochemistry) dissolution or destruction of cells such as blood cells or bacteria
Broadernatural process, natural action, action, activityA process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)
Spanishdesintegración, disolución
Catalandesintegració
Verbsdissolvebring the association / association / association of to an end or cause to break up
English > dissolution: 5 senses > noun 2, process
MeaningThe process of going into solution.
Synonymdissolving
BroaderliquefactionThe conversion of a solid or a gas into a liquid / liquid
Verbsdissolvepass into a solution
dissolvecause to go into a solution
English > dissolution: 5 senses > noun 3, act
Meaningdissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure.
Synonymsprofligacy, dissipation, licentiousness, looseness
Broaderintemperance, intemperateness, self-indulgenceexcess in action and immoderate indulgence of bodily appetites, especially in passion or indulgence
Spanishdisolución, libertinaje, soltura
Catalandissolució, llibertinatge
English > dissolution: 5 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningThe termination of a meeting.
Synonymadjournment
Broadertermination, ending, conclusionThe act of ending something
Spanishdisolución, suspensión
Catalandissolució
Verbsdissolvebring the association / association / association of to an end or cause to break up
English > dissolution: 5 senses > noun 5, act
MeaningThe termination or disintegration of a relationship / relationship (between persons or nations).
Synonymbreakup
Narrowerannulment, invalidation(law) a formal termination (of a relationship or a judicial proceeding etc)
splitsvilleseparation or breakup or divorce
Broadertermination, ending, conclusionThe act of ending something
Spanishdisolución, ruptura, separación
Catalanruptura, separació, trencament
Verbsdissolvebring the association / association / association of to an end or cause to break up

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