Definition of Putrefies

1. Verb. (third-person singular of putrefy) ¹



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Definition of Putrefies

1. putrefy [v] - See also: putrefy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Putrefies

putoranite
putour
putours
putout
putouts
putredinous
putrefacient
putrefaction
putrefactions
putrefactive
putrefactiveness
putrefiable
putrefied
putrefier
putrefiers
putrefies (current term)
putrefy
putrefying
putrescence
putrescences
putrescene
putrescenes
putrescent
putrescently
putrescible
putrescin
putrescine
putrescines
putrescins
putrid

Literary usage of Putrefies

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1. A Treatise on the Practice of Medicine by George Bacon Wood (1858)
"It occasionally putrefies and becomes ammoniacal ; bat this is • n-' event. Its specific gravity is nearly as in health, though generally ..."

2. Caloric: Its Mechanical, Chemical, and Vital Agencies in the Phenomena of Nature by Samuel Lytler Metcalfe (1843)
"... and the body soon putrefies. It is therefore evident, that if in small doses they alleviate pain, it is owing chiefly to their influence in diminishing ..."

3. The Natural Diet of Man by John Harvey Kellogg (2006)
"Meat Readily putrefies — Natural Foodstuffs Do Not Another objection to meat as an article of food grows out of the fact that of all foodstuffs it most ..."

4. Autointoxication; Or, Intestinal Toxemia by John Harvey Kellogg (1918)
"Why Milk Sours While Meat putrefies • The sugar of milk is a special product exactly adapted to the needs of the body, far superior to cane sugar and free ..."

5. Autointoxication: Or, Intestinal Toxemia by John Harvey Kellogg (1918)
"Why Milk Sours While Meat putrefies The sugar of milk is a special product exactly adapted to the needs of the body, far superior to cane sugar and free ..."

6. The Sanitarian by Medico-Legal Society of New York (1894)
"It would be an insult to the intelligence of the people of Brooklyn to essay on the danger of storing excrementitious filth until it putrefies, and handling ..."

7. Bacteria, Yeasts, and Molds in the Home by Herbert William Conn (1903)
"Allow it to remain frozen for a few hours, and then bring it back into a warm room, leaving it there for a few days to see if it putrefies, in order to ..."

8. Bacteria, Yeasts, and Molds in the Home by Herbert William Conn (1903)
"Allow it to remain frozen for a few hours, and then bring it back into a warm room, leaving it there for a few days to see if it putrefies, in order to ..."

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