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festered

verb
past tense of fester

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to go through decomposition
  • a week after the battle the corpses of the fallen were still festering in the fields

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“Festered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/festered. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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