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Dissolve

To terminate; abrogate; cancel; annul; disintegrate. To release or unloose the binding force of anything.

The dissolution of something is the act of disorganizing or disuniting it, as in marriage, contracts, or corporations.

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She also dismissed as speculations the information that the Assembly wasn't going to dissolve on 12 October because of the budget.
Although the inoculant-filter assemblies showed that inoculants will properly dissolve, it still needed to be proven that the assemblies provide clean and well-inoculated metal for a casting.
The lower the pH of the water (increased acidity), the more likely it is to dissolve minerals.
Even its fat-solubles and multivitamins dissolve within 45 minutes.)
He begged the court to dissolve the marriage that the love he once had for her had faded and he could no longer tolerate her ill-nature and troubles.
When you dissolve sugar in boiling water to make syrup, keep a candy thermometer handy.
The precast and bonded alloys are designed to dissolve at a controlled rate throughout the entire pouring cycle.
Below that boundary, the shells and skeletons of marine organisms can dissolve. In parts of the northern Pacific, the lower boundary for calcite saturation is as much as 100 m shallower than it was in 1800.
Here, MgS is oxidized to MgO by releasing the S, which dissolves in and resulfurizes the iron.
The poison then dissolves in water and migrates into aquifers.
As the atmosphere mixes with surface seawater, carbon dioxide dissolves into the ocean.
Add one spoon of Epsom salt and stir until it dissolves. Keep stirring in one spoon at a time until no more salt dissolves (about 1 cup).