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Abbau {m}Maskulinum (der) (das Schwinden [von Druck, Radioaktivität, Vakuum etc.]) decay
Dämpfung {f}Femininum (die) decay
Fraß {m}Maskulinum (der) [med.] (Knochenfraß, Zahnfäule) decay
Zerfall {m}Maskulinum (der) [auch phys.] decay
Zerstörung [TV-Titel] (ein sowjetisch-US-amerikanischer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1990) Decay [Can.]
Der Zerfall (ein sowjetisch-US-amerikanischer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1990) Decay [Can.]
Zersetzung {f}Femininum (die) [biol.] (Fäulnis) decay
Verwesung {f}Femininum (die) decay
Zerfallskonstante {f}Femininum (die) (Physik) decay constant
Zerfallswärme {f}Femininum (die) [nukl.] decay heat
Tochtersubstanz {f}Femininum (die) [nukl.] decay daughter
Abklingbehälter {m}Maskulinum (der) (Kernkraftwerk) decay tank
Zerfallsreihe {f}Femininum (die) [nukl.] decay chain
Zerfallswämeleistung {f}Femininum (die) [nukl.] decay heat


I became acquainted with the science of anatomy, but this was not sufficient; I must also observe the natural decay and corruption of the human body.
Now I was led to examine the cause and progress of this decay and forced to spend days and nights in vaults and charnel-houses.
I saw, with surprise and grief, the leaves decay and fall, and nature again assume the barren and bleak appearance it had worn when I first beheld the woods and the lovely moon.
Death snatches away many blooming children, the only hopes of their doting parents; how many brides and youthful lovers have been one day in the bloom of health and hope, and the next a prey for worms and the decay of the tomb!
It was hard to believe that amongst so prosaic surroundings of neglect and dust and decay there was any ground for such fear as already we knew.
Hesitation of any kind is a sign of mental decay in the young, of physical weakness in the old.
Memory The decay of Sense in men waking, is not the decay of the motion made in sense; but an obscuring of it, in such manner, as the light of the Sun obscureth the light of the Starres; which starrs do no less exercise their vertue by which they are visible, in the day, than in the night.
With a touch of fear for the young man beside him whom he furtively scrutinised with an air of some consternation remembering he had just come back from Paris, the eyes more especially reminding him forcibly of father and sister, failing to throw much light on the subject, however, he brought to mind instances of cultured fellows that promised so brilliantly nipped in the bud of premature decay and nobody to blame but themselves.
He never knew—never, indeed, had any cause to know—that somewhat grotesque dread of mirrors, and polished metal surfaces, and still water which came upon the young Parisian so early in his life, and was occasioned by the sudden decay of a beau that had once, apparently, been so remarkable.
From the alighting board, instead of the former spirituous fragrant smell of honey and venom, and the warm whiffs of crowded life, comes an odor of emptiness and decay mingling with the smell of honey.

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