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decomposed

[dee-kuh m-pohzd] /ˌdi kəmˈpoʊzd/
adjective
1.
having undergone decomposition.
2.
(of a feather) having the barbs separate, hanging loosely, and not interconnected by barbules.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; decompose + -ed2
Related forms
undecomposed, adjective
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