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putrefaction Saltos de línea: pu¦tre|fac¦tion
Pronunciación: /ˌpjuːtrɪˈfakʃ(ə)n/

Definición de putrefaction en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
The process of decay or rotting in a body or other organic matter: the breeze shifted and we caught the stench of putrefaction
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The air was stuffy and there was an unbearable stench of blood and putrefaction.
  • As soon as a gap to the underlying chamber was opened, the unmistakable stench associated with putrefaction became terribly evident.
  • Is this then the end of the long march of human civilisation, this spiritual suicide, this quiet putrefaction of the soul into matter?

Origen

Late Middle English: from Old French, or from late Latin putrefactio(n-), from putrefacere 'make rotten' (see putrefy).

Palabras que riman con putrefaction

abstraction, action, attraction, benefaction, compaction, contraction, counteraction, diffraction, enaction, exaction, extraction, faction, fraction, interaction, liquefaction, malefaction, petrifaction, proaction, protraction, redaction, retroaction, satisfaction, stupefaction, subtraction, traction, transaction, tumefaction, vitrifaction

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