What are decomposers ? Give their roles in ecosystem


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The organisms which decompose the dead remains of plants and animals are called decomposers.
Role of decomposers in ecosystem :
(i) Decomposers help in the cycling of nutrients in the biosphere.
(ii) Decomposers convert the nutrients available in the usable form.
(iii) Decomposers help in complete disposal of dead remains of living things.