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degeneracy Line breaks: de|gen¦er|acy
Pronunciation: /dɪˈdʒɛnərəsi/

Definition of degeneracy in English:


[mass noun]
The state or quality of being degenerate: the degeneracy of later Roman work
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  • Today's assault on working-class degeneracy only confirms how degenerate the political and cultural elite has become.
  • Gender crossing was at once a symptom and a sign of sexual degeneracy.
  • A corrupting influence on young boys (nothing said about girls), a symbol of decadence and degeneracy, everything else you can imagine in between.
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