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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Unsatisfactoriness by virtue of being subject to decay or spoilage or destruction.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : perishable fruits and vegetables
  • The perishability of fresh produce exposes growers to considerable risk.
  • It's a fast-moving business, because of the perishability aspects of fruits and vegetables.
  • Because of their extreme perishability, Hodo products are available only in Northern California. for more
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