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Synonyms for decay

Synonyms for decay

Synonyms for decay

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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The rhetorical and linguistic train wrecks in the speeches of Reagan and Bush Senior were of a different quality, arising variously from hysterical lying, brutish ignorance, senile decay and cultural deprivation.
And the moment of her interest passed as quickly as if it had never happened and I was gone from her gaze, if not her worry that she had just seen a fine example of senile decay.