(Especially of food) not preserved.
- The hull breach had contaminated the galley stores and ruined most of the unpreserved food.
- The supermarket is a huge store full of food in cans, bags, and "fresh", that is, unpreserved but stuffed with disgusting steroids and grown in artificial fertilizer.
- In some cases when food is uncooked, unpreserved, and no oxygen is present, anaerobic bacteria, like the one that causes botulism, can flourish.
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