Synonyms of 'decomposition'
1 rotDictionary, corruption, decayThe bodies were in an advanced state of decomposition.
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The corruption of the body is an unavoidable feature of old age.
Plaque causes tooth decay and gum disease.
Thesaurus for decomposition from the Collins English Thesaurus
Decomposition is the process of decay that takes place when a living thing changes chemically after dying .