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decay (n):
the organic phenomenon of rotting
Related Words: decomposition
decay (n):
a gradual decrease; as of stored charge or current
decay (n):
the process of gradually becoming inferior
decay (n):
the spontaneous disintegration of a radioactive substance along with the emission of ionizing radiation
Related Words: disintegration
decay (n):
an inferior state resulting from the process of decaying
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the corpse was in an advanced state of decay.
the house had fallen into a serious state of decay and disrepair
decay (v):
fall into decay or ruin
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The unoccupied house started to decay
decay (v):
lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current
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the particles disintegrated during the nuclear fission process
Related Words: disintegrate
decay (v):
undergo decay or decomposition
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The body started to decay and needed to be cremated
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