decay


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Synonyms for decay

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the organic phenomenon of rotting

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an inferior state resulting from the process of decaying

the spontaneous disintegration of a radioactive substance along with the emission of ionizing radiation

lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current

undergo decay or decomposition

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Decay is caused by whatever allows plaque to accumulate and multiply.
Tooth decay actually is a bacterial disease, and in fact an infectious one.
It helps prevent tooth decay from getting worse, and it can reverse mild decay as well, according to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research.
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The report added that the "prevalence of tooth decay" in Sunderland is significantly higher than the England average" and is the 11th highest of all upper tier local authorities.
The feasibility of testing the time reversal symmetry in a purely leptonic system is reported by the Jagellonian-PET team from their pilot measurement involving the three photon decay of a positronium atom.
But avoiding fluoridated tap water raises another public health concern; children are denied its protection from tooth decay.
Every Naked eyeshadow features Urban Decay's Pigment Infusion System, which delivers maximum colour pay-off in a budge-proof, beautifully blendable suede texture.
In 2007-08, the proportion of fiveyear-old children with evidence of tooth decay stood at 47.6%.
In 2007-08 the proportion of five-year-old children with evidence of tooth decay stood at 47.6%.
'It is unnecessary for patients to have fillings because they are not required in many cases of dental decay,' said the study's lead author Wendell Evans, associate professor at University of Sydney in Australia.
A hyperspectral sensor identifies decay by measuring light waves that bounce off plant tissues.
THE world-renowned cosmetics brand, Urban Decay, will open in Liverpool ONE just in time for Christmas.