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pu·tres·ci·ble

 (pyo͞o-trĕs′ə-bəl)
adj.
Subject to putrefaction.

[French, from Old French, from Late Latin putrēscibilis, from Latin putrēscere, to rot; see putrescent.]

putrescible

(pjuːˈtrɛsɪbəl)
adj
(Biology) liable to become putrid
n
(Biology) a putrescible substance
[C18: from Latin putrescere to decay]
puˌtresciˈbility n

pu•tres•ci•ble

(pyuˈtrɛs ə bəl)

adj.
liable to become putrid.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.putrescible - 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"