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  • v. Of foods and commodities, to spoil, rot, or otherwise become unusable due to age or storage conditions.
  • v. Of a person or entity, to cease to be reputable and instead become delinquent, criminal, or poorly behaved.
  • v. Of a geographic area, to become unsafe.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. become unfit for consumption or use
  • v. stop operating or functioning

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