biodeterioration

noun
bio·de·te·ri·o·ra·tion | \ˌbī-(ˌ)ō-di-ˌtir-ē-ə-ˈrā-shən \

Definition of biodeterioration 

: the breakdown of materials by microbial action

First Known Use of biodeterioration

1953, in the meaning defined above

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