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Definition of Dissolution

Dissolution

  1. The act of dissolving, sundering, or separating into component parts; separation.
  2. Change from a solid to a fluid state; solution by heat or moisture; liquefaction; melting.
  3. Change of form by chemical agency; decomposition; resolution.
  4. The dispersion of an assembly by terminating its sessions; the breaking up of a partnership.
  5. The extinction of life in the human body; separation of the soul from the body; death.
  6. The state of being dissolved, or of undergoing liquefaction.
  7. The new product formed by dissolving a body; a solution.
  8. Destruction of anything by the separation of its parts; ruin.
  9. Corruption of morals; dissipation; dissoluteness.

Dissolution Quotations

Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing without thinking, merging finitude in infinity.
Voltaire

You can forgive people who do not follow you through a philosophical disquisition; but to find your wife laughing when you had tears in your eyes, or staring when you were in a fit of laughter, would go some way towards a dissolution of the marriage.
Robert Louis Stevenson

Look at Christ, my dear friend: His life was divine through and through, full of self-denial, and He did everything for mankind, finding His satisfaction and His delight in the dissolution of His material being.
Mikhail Bakunin

To paraphrase Winston Churchill, I did not take the oath I have just taken with the intention of presiding over the dissolution of the world's strongest economy.
Ronald Reagan

These are strange times. Reason, which once combatted faith and seemed to have conquered it, now has to look to faith to save it from dissolution.
Johan Huizinga
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Dissolution Translations

dissolution in Italian is dissoluzione