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Synonyms for dismantlement

the act of taking something apart (as a piece of machinery)

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It was then transported to a designated lay down yard within the facility for dismantlement and recycling.
Iran is one of the 41 members of the OPCW Executive Council and has always stressed the urgent need for the dismantlement of the WMDs, including chemical weapons, as it has been a victim of such weapons.
It further points out that part of the section slated for dismantlement is used to transport only 9 freight cars monthly, which does not justify the funds that National Company "Railway Infrastructure" spends on its maintenance.
Kim confirmed earlier press reports that the North will blow up the cooling tower, attached to the reactor, as tangible evidence of nuclear dismantlement.
Japan also proposed another working group to discuss economic and energy aid to North Korea in return for its nuclear dismantlement.
In a meaningful sense, near-abolition of nuclear weapons--95-to-99 per cent dismantlement of current stockpiles--is an appropriate goal to be achieved by the end of this century.
Such vessels, as shown by the two-decade-long haul to get the derelict icebreaker service ship Lepse out of Murmansk harbor and into safe dismantlement facilities, are a lingering maritime radiological hazard in both Russia's Northern and Pacific Fleets.
The resolution calls for accelerating adoption of the necessary measures for the implementation of the member states' pledges about full dismantlement and annihilation of nuclear arsenals transparently, irreversibly and under international supervision.
Meanwhile, the United States maintains that nuclear dismantlement should be stipulated in the joint document because simply referring to a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula would mean no progress from the previous three rounds of talks, the source said.
Scheduled to begin dismantlement before the end of the year, the building, which was damaged on 9/ 11, will be cleared to make way for the fifth tower in the new World Trade Center site plan, as well as provide more open space for a WTC memorial.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) and China in a joint statement urged a complete dismantlement of chemical weapons, and voiced concern about the US decision for retaining its chemical weapons capability for a longer time.