Definition of decomposable in US English:



  • See decompose

    • ‘The problem of smells produced by food waste could be resolved by more frequent collection of decomposable waste during warm weather.’
    • ‘In this fashion, the problems that are decomposable into problems of bounded difficulty can be solved very efficiently (in sub-quadratic or quadratic time).’
    • ‘The removal of chronic grazing by voles increased the biomass of preferred food species, which were the most readily decomposable, inside exclosures.’
    • ‘We're saying there's this stuff deep in the ice, and that if it is thawed out, it is actually very decomposable.’
    • ‘Currently, more than 2,000 families in the county produce decomposable waste in their residences.’