decayed


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • adj

Synonyms for decayed

Synonyms for decayed

damaged by decay

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The centre of the tooth, including the nerve and blood vessel tissue (pulp), is removed along with decayed portions of the tooth.
Of the 10% affected by tooth decay on Merseyside and Cheshire, on average those children had three decayed teeth due to disease, but 90% had no decay at all.
Those affected have an average of three teeth each decayed, missing or filled, health officials say.
Here scientists found a particle named Bs meson, which decayed into two muons for the first time.
Dr Anne Maguire, from the School of Dental Sciences at Newcastle University said: "At the moment only a small proportion of children in the UK receive fillings for decay in their baby teeth - or primary teeth - but what we are seeing is that having decayed teeth removed under general anaesthetic is one of the most common reasons for children to be treated in hospital in the UK.
After 100 millennia, the [sup.14]C has decayed to an undetectably minute fraction of its original value (less than 6 millionths).
Dentists are reporting kids as young as five in the deprived South Wales Valleys with badly decayed teeth as a result of sugary snacks and fizzy drinks.