putrilage

[ pyoo-truh-lij ]
/ ˈpyu trə lɪdʒ /

noun

putrid or putrescent matter.

Origin of putrilage

1650–60; < Latin putrilāgin- (stem of putrilāgō) putrefaction

Related forms

pu·tri·lag·i·nous [pyoo-truh-laj-uh-nuh s] /ˌpyu trəˈlædʒ ə nəs/, adjectivepu·tri·lag·i·nous·ly, adverb
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