(Biol.) Deterioration or loss of a function or structure in the course of evolution, as in the vestigial eyes of many cave animals
A period of decline
A gradual deterioration to an inferior state:
Moral wickedness; depravity; sin
A perverting or being perverted
Cleanness or clearness
The definition of an improvement is an increase in value, condition or quality.
A wasting or decrease in size of a body organ, tissue, or part owing to disease, injury, or lack of use:
The process of growing worse, or the state of having grown worse.
Decomposition of organic matter, especially protein, by microorganisms, resulting in production of foul-smelling matter.
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