Definition of Decomposed

1. a. Separated or broken up; -- said of the crest of birds when the feathers are divergent.



Definition of Decomposed

1. Verb. (past of decompose) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Decomposed

1. decompose [v] - See also: decompose

Medical Definition of Decomposed

1. Separated or broken up; said of the crest of birds when the feathers are divergent. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Decomposed Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Decomposed Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Decomposed

decompilers
decompiles
decompiling
decomplemented
decomplex
decomplexation
decomplexations
decomplexified
decomplexifies
decomplexify
decomplexifying
decomplexity
decomposability
decomposable
decompose
decomposed (current term)
decomposer
decomposers
decomposes
decomposing
decomposite
decomposites
decomposition
decomposition of movement
decomposition potential
decomposition reaction
decompositional
decompositions
decompound
decompound leaf

Literary usage of Decomposed

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Standard Methods of Chemical Analysis: A Manual of Analytical Methods and by Wilfred Welday Scott (1917)
"Silica is decomposed by hydrofluoric acid and by fusion with the fixed alkali ... Those which are decomposed by acids. 2. Silicates not decomposed by acids. ..."

2. Preventive Medicine and Hygiene by Milton Joseph Rosenau, George Chandler Whipple, John William Trask, Thomas William Salmon (1921)
"decomposed FOODS Decomposition is defined us natural decay. In this sense all organic substances, both animal and vegetable, living or dead, are decomposed, ..."

3. Manual of Qualitative Chemical Analysis by C. Remigius Fresenius (1897)
"C. SILICATES WHICH ABE PARTIALLY decomposed BY Acros. ยง244. Most rocks are mixtures of several silicates, of which 231 some are often decomposable by acids, ..."

4. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1898)
"decomposed band of brownish andesite; from hanging-wall of same ... Andesite, slightly decomposed, varying from blue to brown ; showed no sulphides. ..."

5. Observations on the Geology of the United States of America: With Some by William Maclure (1817)
"This is a partial, irregular, and variegated class, and has many properties highly favourable to vegetation in its decomposed state. 1st. ..."

6. Science Abstracts by Institution of Electrical Engineers (1900)
"The mercury amalgam is drawn off at the bottom of the cell, is decomposed in a separate vessel, and then returned to the cell. OJS 1539. ..."

7. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1886)
"SI6) thus concludes a lengthened inquiry into this subject: It is established beyond doubt that decomposed dried codfish is sometimes capable of producing ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Decomposed

Search for Decomposed on Dictionary.com!Search for Decomposed on Thesaurus.com!Search for Decomposed on Google!Search for Decomposed on Wikipedia!

Search