Decomposition in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Decomposition

the state or process of decaying or rotting

Examples of Decomposition in a sentence

We learned that decomposition is the process of breaking down organic substances into simpler forms of matter. 🔊

After ripping off a leaf from a branch in my front yard, I placed it in my room to monitor the process of decomposition. 🔊

Embalming is the practice of delaying the decomposition of the human body after death. 🔊

At the landfill, the decomposition process is in full swing, turning much of the garbage into gasses. 🔊

I spent years at the science lab studying the process of decomposition, in the hopes of finding a way to eliminate it in certain substances. 🔊

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