English to English
1. separate (substances) into constituent elements or parts
2. lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current
the particles disintegrated during the nuclear fission process
3. break down
The bodies decomposed in the heat
4. To separate the constituent parts of; to resolve into original elements; to set free from previously existing forms of chemical combination; to bring to dissolution; to rot or decay.
5. To become resolved or returned from existing combinations; to undergo dissolution; to decay; to rot.