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dissolution
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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Definition
to end a relationship or meeting; or to terminate a legal entity such as a corporation

or in chemistry:  the process in which one substance is dissolved in another; or the separation of a compound into its components by chemical action
  • With pain that was like the bitterness of dissolution she murmured the words of her indispensable and sworn answer as an honourable woman.
    4 — The Consequence (25% in)

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