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Definition of Putrefy


  1. To render putrid; to cause to decay offensively; to cause to be decomposed; to cause to rot.
  2. To corrupt; to make foul.
  3. To make morbid, carious, or gangrenous; as, to putrefy an ulcer or wound.
  4. To become putrid; to decay offensively; to rot.

Putrefy Translations

putrefy in Dutch is vergaan, bederven, verrotten, rotten
putrefy in French is pourrir
putrefy in German is verfaulen lassen
putrefy in Spanish is pudrirse