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EtymologyEdit

De- (de-) +‎ compor (to compose), from Old Portuguese compõer, from Latin compōnere, present active infinitive of compōnō (I compose), from com- + pōnō (I put).

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decompor (first-person singular present indicative decomponho, past participle decomposto)

  1. to decompose (to break something down into its components)
    Synonyms: despedaçar, fragmentar, partir, quebrar, separar
    Antonyms: juntar, unir
  2. to decompose; to rot; to decay
    Synonyms: apodrecer, deteriorar, estragar, putrefazer
  3. (figuratively) to analyse every element of something individually
  4. (linguistics) to parse (to resolve a sentence into its elements)
    Synonym: analisar

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