decomposer


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de·com·pos·er

 (dē′kəm-pō′zər)
n.
An organism, often a bacterium or fungus, that feeds on and breaks down dead plant or animal matter, thus making organic nutrients available to the ecosystem.

decomposer

(ˌdiːkəmˈpəʊzə)
n
(Biology) ecology any organism in a community, such as a bacterium or fungus, that breaks down dead tissue enabling the constituents to be recycled to the environment. See also consumer3, producer8

de•com•pos•er

(ˌdi kəmˈpoʊ zər)

n.
1. a person or thing that decomposes.
2. an organism, usu. a bacterium or fungus, that breaks down the cells of dead plants and animals into simpler substances.
[1815–25]

de·com·pos·er

(dē′kəm-pō′zər)
An organism, often a bacterium or fungus, that feeds on and breaks down dead plant or animal matter. Decomposers make essential nutrients available to plants and other organisms in the ecosystem.
Translations
مادَّةٌ مُحَلِّلَه
rozkládající síla/činitel
szétbontó erõ
sem veldur rotnun
rozkladajúci činiteľ
ayrıştıran

decompose

(diːkəmˈpouz) verb
(of vegetable or animal matter) to (cause to) decay or rot. Corpses decompose quickly in heat.
decomposition (diːkompəˈziʃən) noun
ˌdecomˈposer noun
something that causes a substance to rot or break up into simpler parts.
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In their post-interviews nine students directly identified bacteria, worms, and mushrooms as decomposers while the remaining two students used the general term decomposer.
Possibly, the increase of temperature in the experimental units favored the activity of decomposer microorganisms, such as bacteria and fungi, which use carbon as energy source (Kulikowska & Klimiuk, 2010), causing loss of carbon, mainly, and increase in the concentrations of the contaminants.
This is because the yeast was acting as a decomposer to break down the bananas.
The blue-stain fungus Ceratocystis coerulescens is known as an effective decomposer of unsaturated fatty acids in wood.
Si le choix de decomposer les batailles de l'hygiene en n'adoptant pas une logique chronologique mais en suivant plutot les debats et les tensions permet de saisir toute la complexite des processus a l'oeuvre, il en resulte cependant des chapitres plutot touffus dont la coherence est parfois difficile a suivre.
Son but etait venu a un moment oE le Barca etait le point de se decomposer totalement et provoquer un deuxieme deuil pour les [beaucoup moins que]cules[beaucoup plus grand que].
As described above, OPR used ammonium sulfate as the decomposer, and indeed the nitrogen from the decomposer will be used by the plant.
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The sorts of decomposer microbes at work in the compost heap--and in the soil food web--migrate out of an earth floor into the deep litter; the slight wicking of moisture out of the earth helps them proliferate and thrive.