The definition of putrescible is something that could become rotten.(adjective)
An example of putrescible used as an adjective is a putrescible vegetable, such as a moist potato in a tightly sealed bag.
See putrescible in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: LL putrescibilis
See putrescible in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Late Latin putrēscibilis
Origin: , from Latin putrēscere, to rot; see putrescent.
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