decayable


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Adj.1.decayable - liable to decay or spoil or become putrid
perishable - liable to perish; subject to destruction or death or decay; "this minute and perishable planet"; "perishable foods such as butter and fruit"
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Therefore it can be assumed that if an earlier custom had demanded that human remains were to be covered with stones, then starting with the Migration Period, bones were taken to the grave sites in some sort of decayable containers that were either left on the floor or stored on shelves.
All beings--rational and irrational, animate and inanimate, decayable and immortal--"fit together to make a scheme of ordered beauty" that is attributable to none other than God.
Green manure is crop "grown for use as decayable material" that is then plowed down into the soil.