putrefactive

adjective

pu·​tre·​fac·​tive -tiv How to pronounce putrefactive (audio)
1
: of or relating to putrefaction
2
: causing or tending to promote putrefaction

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“Putrefactive.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/putrefactive. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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