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  • nounrot, breakdown
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Synonyms for decomposition

noun rot, breakdown
  • decay
  • disintegration
  • atomization
  • corruption
  • dissipation
  • dissolution
  • division
  • putrefaction
  • putrescence
  • putridity

Antonyms for decomposition

  • connection
  • unification
  • combination
  • development
  • growth
  • improvement
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More words related to decomposition

corrosion

noun. disintegration
  • decay
  • decomposition
  • degeneration
  • deterioration
  • erosion
  • oxidation
  • rust
  • wear

decay

noun. breaking down, collapse

deterioration

noun. decay, degeneration

dissolution

noun. death; destruction

pollution

noun. dirtiness, contamination

putrefaction

noun. decay
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