dissolution dissolution  /ˌdɪs ə ˈlu ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) separation into component parts
  2. (n) the process of going into solution
  3. (n) dissolute indulgence in sensual pleasure
  4. (n) the termination of a meeting
  5. (n) the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between persons or nations)

Usage(s):

  • After the dissoluiton of the meeting each member had a different story to say.

News

  1. Highland RDA funds released

    Highland Community Development Director John Jaquess announced Tuesday morning that Highland’s redevelopment funds assigned to local construction projects have been approved by the state Finance Department, resolving the dissolution of the Redevelopment Agency and making millions of dollars available for projects already approved before the Redevelopment Agency was disbanded by the state.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Highland Community News

  2. Miley Cyrus' parents Tish and Billy Ray Cyrus file for divorce

    Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife Tish are heading down the path to divorce once again, after Tish Cyrus filed dissolution papers Thursday in L.A.        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. Peace Bridge Authority Given Deadline by Legislature

    New York State lawmakers approved a measure that could lead to the dissolution of the binational agency that runs a crossing between Buffalo and Fort Erie, Ontario.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  1. Mrs. Sanford said in a statement, "As so many of us know, the dissolution of any marriage is a sad and painful process. Because Mark and I are public figures, we have naturally had less privacy with which to deal with our difficulties than do other...
    on Dec 11, 2009 By: Jenny Sanford Source: Courthouse News Service

  2. In a statement released to "Entertainment Tonight," Jones says: "Several years ago I made an error in judgment by inviting the media into the most intimate area of my life. A month ago I filed for divorce. The dissolution of a marriage is a...
    on Aug 7, 2006 By: Star Jones Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "In accordance with the constitution of Serbia......I signed the decree on dissolution of the parliament......and the decision to call the elections for May 11," Tadic said.
    on Mar 13, 2008 By: Boris Tadic Source: Independent Online

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