take_apart
1. [ verb ] divide into pieces
Synonyms: discerp dismember
Examples:

"our department was dismembered when our funding dried up" "The Empire was discerped after the war"

Related terms: separate
2. [ verb ] take apart into its constituent pieces
Synonyms: disassemble break_apart break_up dismantle
Related terms: assemble destroy dismantling
3. [ verb ] make a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of; break down into components or essential features
Synonyms: break_down analyze dissect analyse
Examples:

"analyze a specimen" "analyze a sentence" "analyze a chemical compound"

Related terms: synthesize parse botanize analyst analyzer dissection dissection
Similar spelling:   take_part
  take_up_arms
  take_for
  tease_apart
  take_over
  take_a_breath