dissolution

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dissolution

 [dis″o-loo´shun]
1. the process in which one substance is dissolved in another.
2. separation of a compound into its components by chemical action.
4. death.
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In this context my limited goals are to point out some of the disruptive and dissolutive forces within the ongoing task of integration and to advocate an open, differentiated way of relating to them.
The dissolutive part of Duchamp, the gesture, remains for me in the foreground, whereas with Malevich it's the construction.
20), like the second lobe, contains a negative or cautionary tone (crediting God with control over dissolutive primeval events, such as the deluge).