déchéance

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

déchoir +‎ -ance, possibly corresponding to Late Latin decadentia, from decadēns, present participle of decadō, from Latin de + cadō. Doublet of décadence, borrowed from Latin.

Noun[edit]

déchéance f (plural déchéances)

  1. decay
  2. downfall

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