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Adjective
In a very poor condition as a result of disuse and neglect
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Easily broken into small fragments
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Covered with mold
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Of or pertaining to the act or sound of grinding
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Bursting
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Resembling or characteristic of powder in texture
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From or relating to a previous era
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That falls or fall
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The process of decay or rotting in a body or other organic matter
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The gradual destruction or diminution of something
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An instance of a structure falling down or giving way
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The act of fragmenting or something fragmented
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Accumulating damage to macromolecules, cells, tissues and organs with the passage of time
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In a period of decrease or decline
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“I found that the image quality began to crumble as we increased the level of magnification.”
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Present participle for to break into small fragments due to impact
“The defective quality of the stone and workmanship caused the north abutment wall of the Cuyahoga aqueduct to crumble and give way.”
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Present participle for to break into small fragments due to decay
“The rot eats into the wood, and the walls begin to crumble.”
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Present participle for to break or crush into crumbs or small particles
“Using your fingers and thumbs, crumble the remaining mixture all over the top, covering as evenly as possible.”
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Present participle for gradually destroy or be gradually destroyed
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Present participle for convert into oxide
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Present participle for to chop or cut into very small pieces
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Present participle for to knock or cut pieces off (a hard material)
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Present participle for break down mentally
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Present participle for to surrender or end all resistance to
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Present participle for to quench or satisfy (one's thirst)
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Present participle for come or fall away from a surface in flakes
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