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Dissolution, 1) melting, liquefaction: “against love's fire fear's frost hath d.” Lucr. 355. “a man of continual d. and thaw,” Wiv. III, 5, 118.
2) separation, division: “--s of ancient amities,” Lr. I, 2, 158.
3) death, destruction: “there is so great a fever on goodness, that the d. of it must cure it,” Meas. III, 2, 236. “reproach and d. hangeth over him,” R2 II, 1, 258.
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