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decrepitude

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formal the state of being old and in bad condition or poor health
  • The house has fallen into decrepitude.
  • She was saddened by the decrepitude of many of the nursing home residents.

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“Decrepitude.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/decrepitude. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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