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putrefyverb [I]

 us   /ˈpju·trəˌfɑɪ/ fml
to ​decay, ​producing a ​strong, ​unpleasantsmell
(Definition of putrefy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “putrefy”
in Spanish pudrir(se)…
in Vietnamese thối rữa…
in Malaysian menjadi busuk…
in Thai เน่าเปื่อย…
in French (se) putréfier…
in German faulen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 腐烂…
in Indonesian membusuk…
in Chinese (Traditional) 腐爛…
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