Translation of decompose in Spanish:
- 1 (rot)(corpse/waste)a strong smell of decomposing fish
pudrirseun fuerte olor a pescado en descomposiciónExample sentences
- The body begins to decompose soon after it is buried.
- It takes several weeks or longer, depending upon the size, for the body to completely decompose.
- ‘When a body decomposes in water, it becomes completely disfigured,’ he continues.
- 2 (Chemistry)(compound)
- When heated, it decomposes into calcium oxide and carbon dioxide gas.
- Davy had developed a technique by which unusually stable compounds could be decomposed into their constituent elements.
- All dioxins are very stable and unlike most other chemicals do not quickly decompose or break down in the environment.
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