Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » D » Decolorize ... Dedicated

DECREPITATION

 Dictionary entry overview: What does decrepitation mean? 

DECREPITATION (noun)
  The noun DECREPITATION has 1 sense:

1. the crackling or breaking up of certain crystals when they are heated

  Familiarity information: DECREPITATION used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


DECREPITATION (noun)


Sense 1decrepitation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The crackling or breaking up of certain crystals when they are heated

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural events

Hypernyms ("decrepitation" is a kind of...):

crackle; crackling; crepitation (the sharp sound of snapping noises)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"A good beginning makes a good ending." (English proverb)

"Make my enemy brave and strong, so that if defeated, I will not be ashamed." (Native American proverb, tribe unknown)

"Laughing for no reason is rude." (Arabic proverb)

"May problems with neighbors last only as long as snow in March." (Corsican proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0377 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: