perishable definition

  • adjective:
    • at the mercy of decay, spoilage, or destruction.
    • prone to perish, specifically normally subject to fast decomposition or decay.
    • prone to perish; subject to decay, destruction, or death
    • liable to die; at the mercy of destruction or death or decay
  • noun:
    • Something, especially foodstuff, susceptible to decay or spoilage. Often utilized in the plural.
    • what perishes or perhaps is temporary.
    • food that will not keep for long.
    • meals that decay quickly if you don't refrigerated
  • others:
    • prone to perish; subject to decay or destruction; mortal.

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