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Verb: disintegrate  dis'in-tu,greyt
  1. Break into parts or components or lose cohesion or unity
    "The material disintegrated"; "the group disintegrated after the leader died"
     
  2. (physics) cause to undergo fission or lose particles
     
  3. (physics) lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current
    "the particles disintegrated during the nuclear fission process";
    - decay, decompose

Derived forms: disintegrated, disintegrates, disintegrating

Type of: alter, change, change integrity, modify

Antonym: integrate

Encyclopedia: Disintegrate