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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pu·trid /ˈpjutrəd/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 pu·trid /ˈpjutrəd/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pu·trid a.
 1. Tending to decomposition or decay; decomposed; rotten; -- said of animal or vegetable matter; as, putrid flesh. See Putrefaction.
 2. Indicating or proceeding from a decayed state of animal or vegetable matter; as, a putrid smell.
 Putrid fever Med., typhus fever; -- so called from the decomposing and offensive state of the discharges and diseased textures of the body.
 Putrid sore throat Med., a gangrenous inflammation of the fauces and pharynx.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of or relating to or attended by putrefaction; "putrid
      2: having undergone infection; "a purulent  wound" [syn: infected,
          purulent, pussy]
      3: in an advanced state of decomposition and having a foul
         odor; "horrible like raw and putrid flesh"- Somerset
         Maugham [syn: putrefied, putrified]
      4: offensively malodorous; "a putrid smell" [syn: fetid, foetid,
          foul, foul-smelling, funky, noisome, smelly, stinking]
      5: morally corrupt or evil; "the putrid atmosphere of the