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dissolve/dɪˈzɑːlv/verb
dissolvesdissolveddissolving
dissolve
/dɪˈzɑːlv/
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dissolvesdissolveddissolving
Learner's definition of DISSOLVE  
of something solid  : to mix with a liquid and become part of the liquid
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[+ object]formal  : to officially end (something, such as a marriage, organization, or agreement) — often used as (be) dissolved
somewhat formal  : to end or disappear or cause (something) to end or disappear
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◊ If you dissolve in/into tears/laughter, etc., you start to cry, laugh, etc., in an uncontrolled way.

— dissolvable

/dɪˈzɑːlvəbəl/adjective
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