German translation of 'decompose'
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Example Sentences Including 'decompose'
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A cardiac machine in the garage is used to keep the heart pumping, while stabilising drugs are injected to stop the body decomposing in the hospital.The Sun (2016)
A husband is being hunted by police after the decomposing body of a woman was found in a wheelie bin in a quiet suburban street.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Her body was found decomposing in a plastic container last week.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
His decomposing body was found on Wednesday stuffed into a suitcase inside a brick shed in the family's back garden.The Sun (2008)
His decomposing body was in a suitcase in the bathroom.The Sun (2010)
His body was decomposing as the nation struggled towards a new beginning.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: decompose VERB
When things such as dead plants or animals decompose, or when something decomposes them, they change chemically and begin to decay.
...a dead body found decomposing in a wood.
Translation of decompose from the Collins English to German Dictionary