The process of breaking down organic material, such as dead plant or animal tissue, into smaller molecules that are available for use by the organisms of an ecosystem. Decomposition is carried on by bacteria, fungi, protists, worms, and certain other organisms.
Decay is defined as rotted matter or the state of rotting, deteriorating or declining.
Rot means something decayed or decomposed.
The process of growing worse, or the state of having grown worse.
Goods, territory, etc. taken by force in war; plunder; loot; booty
(Nuclear Physics) Any change in a nucleus of an atom, whether spontaneous or induced, in which one or more particles, photons, etc. are emitted
The decomposition of organic matter by bacteria, fungi, and oxidation, resulting in the formation of foul-smelling products; a rotting
The condition of being decayed
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