Definition of dissolution :
1. Change from a solid to a fluid state; solution by heat or moisture; liquefaction; melting.
2. Change of form by chemical agency; decomposition; resolution.
3. Corruption of morals; dissipation; dissoluteness.
4. Destruction of anything by the separation of its parts; ruin.
5. The act of dissolving, sundering, or separating into component parts; separation.
6. The dispersion of an assembly by terminating its sessions; the breaking up of a partnership.
7. The extinction of life in the human body; separation of the soul from the body; death.
8. The new product formed by dissolving a body; a solution.
9. The state of being dissolved, or of undergoing liquefaction.
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dispersion (part of speech: noun)
disintegration, dispersion, detachment, evaporation, radiation, distribution, disconnection, dispersal, scattering, diffraction, disjunction, divergence, refraction, disbursement, evanescence, separation, diffusion, breakup, dislocation
disappearance (part of speech: noun)
liquefaction (part of speech: noun)
loss (part of speech: noun)
dispossession, exhaustion, debit, penalty, privation, expropriation, deprivation, erosion, setback, decrease, dissipation, forfeiture, ruin, depletion, loss, shrinkage, decrement, attrition, divestiture
death (part of speech: noun)
disintegration (part of speech: noun)
annulment (part of speech: noun)
disavowal, nullification, eradication, abnegation, destruction, invalidation, cancellation, divorce, disaffirmation, extinguishment, refutation, dismissal, repudiation, obliteration, abolition, negation, disclamation, neutralization, abolishment, undoing, revocation, rejection, withdrawal, elimination, deletion, annulment, denial, retraction
- His dissolution becoming inevitable, one of the officers asked him if he had any direction to give with respect to his family; to which he nobly replied, " None! - "Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez, Vol. I", Sir John Ross.
- If the Church shall approve the dissolution of our marriage, be it so- I have but few years, and those of sorrow, to pass. - "The Castle of Otranto", Horace Walpole.
- Clung to as a sheet- anchor in life, He will never leave the soul in the hour of dissolution to the mercy of the storm. - "Memories of Bethany", John Ross Macduff.