Simple Definition of dissolution
: the act of officially ending a marriage, organization, agreement, etc.
: the process of making something slowly end or disappear
Full Definition of dissolution
1 : the act or process of dissolving: as a : separation into component parts b (1) : decay, disintegration (2) : death c : termination or destruction by breaking down, disrupting, or dispersing <the dissolution of the republic> d : the dissolving of an assembly or organization e : liquefaction
2 : a dissolute act or practice
Examples of dissolution
the dissolution of the marriage
the dissolution of old beliefs
The treatment is used for the dissolution of kidney stones.
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Rhymes with dissolution
absolution, allocution, attribution, comminution, consecution, constitution, contribution, convolution, destitution, distribution, elocution, evolution, execution, exsolution, institution, involution, persecution, prosecution, prostitution, resolution, restitution, retribution, revolution, Rosicrucian, substitution
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