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imputrescible

[im-pyoo-tres-uh-buh l] /ˌɪm pyuˈtrɛs ə bəl/
adjective
1.
not liable to decomposition or putrefaction; incorruptible:
a tanning process to make skins imputrescible.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Late Latin imputrescibilis. See im-2, putrescible
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  • Hide or skin with its original fibrous structure more or less intact, tanned to be imputrescible.

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