Decay is defined as rotted matter or the state of rotting, deteriorating or declining.
(--- Biology) Breakdown or decay of organic materials.
The process of growing worse, or the state of having grown worse.
(Nuclear Physics) Any change in a nucleus of an atom, whether spontaneous or induced, in which one or more particles, photons, etc. are emitted
Rot means something decayed or decomposed.
The condition of being decayed
(Genetics) The presence in the genetic code of multiple codons for the same amino acid.
A depraved condition; corruption; wickedness
The process by which something rots.
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