Meaning of Decay



English: Decay
Bangla: ক্ষয়, পতন, অধ:পতন, অপচয়, দু:প্রভাব
Hindi: क्षय, सड़न, गलन, नाश, स्वास्थ्य की खराबी
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
Synonym: Corrupt , Decompose , Molder , Putrefy , Rot , Spoil
Antonym:


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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

to become decomposed; rot: vegetation that was decaying.

Definition: 2

to decline in excellence, prosperity, health, etc.; deteriorate.

Definition: 3

Physics. (of a radioactive nucleus) to change spontaneously into one or more different nuclei in a process in which atomic particles, as alpha particles, are emitted from the nucleus, electrons are captured or lost, or fission takes place.

Definition: 4

to cause to decay or decompose; rot: The dampness of the climate decayed the books.

Definition: 5

decomposition; rot: Decay made the wood unsuitable for use.