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decay Tweet Definition of decay Like Definition of decay on Facebook
noun 
  1. A deterioration of condition or plaque on ones teeth.
verb 
  1. To deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality.
  2. To rot, To go bad.
     
decompose Tweet Definition of decompose Like Definition of decompose on Facebook
verb (decompos, ing)
  1. (transitive) to separate or break down something into its components; to disintegrate or fragment
  2. (intransitive) to rot, decay or putrefy
     
diatom Tweet Definition of diatom Like Definition of diatom on Facebook
noun 
  1. One of the Diatomaceae, a family of minute unicellular algae having a siliceous covering of great delicacy.
     

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