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dissolution

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1 the act or process of a whole separating into two or more parts or pieces
  • the dissolution of the empire into a patchwork of petty kingdoms

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3 the permanent stopping of all the vital bodily activities
  • she believed that her leukemia, although in remission, would eventually be the cause of her dissolution

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The first known use of dissolution was in the 14th century

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“Dissolution.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dissolution. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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