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definition of the word putrefaction

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Coined between 1350 and 1400 from Middle English putrefaccioun from Latin putrefactiō, from putrefactus, perfect passive participle of putrefaciō (become rotten)[1]

Singular
putrefaction

Plural
putrefactions

putrefaction (plural putrefactions)

  1. the act of causing to rot; the anaerobic splitting of proteins by bacteria and fungi with the formation of malodorous, incompletely oxidized products
  2. rotted material
  3. the state of being rotted


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