putro

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *pu-; compare Sanskrit पूयति (pūyati, stinks, rots), Greek πῦον (pῦon, discharge from a sore), πύθειν (pýthein, to rot), Gothic 𐍆𐌿𐌻𐍃 (fuls, foul), Old English fuls (foul), perhaps ultimately echoic of a natural exclamation of disgust or abhorrence.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active putrō, present infinitive putrere, perfect active putruī, supine putritum

  1. I decay, rot, putrefy
  2. I fester

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