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a. The process of becoming spoiled.
b. The condition of being spoiled.
a. Something that has been spoiled.
b. The degree to which something has been spoiled.
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1. the act or an instance of spoiling or the state or condition of being spoilt
2. an amount of material that has been wasted by being spoilt: the spoilage of corn was considerable.
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. the act of spoiling or the state of being spoiled.
2. material that is spoiled.
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|Noun||1.||spoilage - the amount that has spoiled|
indefinite quantity - an estimated quantity
|2.||spoilage - the process of becoming spoiled|
decay - the process of gradually becoming inferior
souring - the process of becoming sour
|3.||spoilage - the act of spoiling something by causing damage to it; "her spoiling my dress was deliberate"|
injury - an act that causes someone or something to receive physical damage
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