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decrepitude

noun de·crep·i·tude \di-ˈkre-pə-ˌtüd, -ˌtyüd\

: the state of being old and in bad condition or poor health

Full Definition of DECREPITUDE

:  the quality or state of being decrepit

Examples of DECREPITUDE

  1. The house has fallen into decrepitude.

First Known Use of DECREPITUDE

1603

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