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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of recompose.

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Examples

  • Heinrich giggled and admitted that when his time comes he might avoid a casket, or at least a solidly sealed up one, and hopes to be "recomposed" - he doesn't like the word "decompose," preferring to think of himself as rejoining the world rather than falling out of it.

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  • Gradually these elements would be recomposed into Britain's first native style, the Early English.

    Early medieval architecture: a story of castles and churches

  • Also, now seeing another wave of social media, pictures being collected and recomposed.

    Chile Earthquake « Beki's Blog (there's an original name)

  • Although many of the early songs were originally composed with string quartet, they were mainly recomposed with piano.

    John Jeffreys obituary

  • In the 70-odd paintings, collages and sculptures arrayed here, all made in the two-year period that inaugurated the second — or "synthetic" — phase of Cubism, the forms of guitars primarily, but also of bottles, glasses and tables, have been opened out, broken up and recomposed as planar constructions.

    The Quintessential Guitar Hero

  • The Sanctus, for example, is based on one written for Christmas 1724; the Osanna is adapted from a secular cantata movement of 1732; and the Agnus Dei is a heavily recomposed version of a cantata movement from 1725.

    A Monumental Composer in Context

  • Many of them have been recomposed with new directors who have much more financial market expertise.

    Why Boards Are Still So Out Of Touch

  • This part of the book includes parodies of nursery rhymes recomposed to match the style of various writers.

    The Sincerest Form of Ridicule

  • There was just one problem: The largely new and recomposed board had not coalesced on a succession plan and had to embark on a CEO search that was resolved only when Brian Moynihan was elected in December.

    Planning For Your Next CEO

  • There was just one problem: The largely new and recomposed board had not coalesced on a succession plan and had to embark on a CEO search that was resolved only when Brian Moynihan was elected in December.

    Planning For Your Next CEO

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