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synonyms for spoilage

  • adulteration
  • atrophy
  • blight
  • breakdown
  • caries
  • consumption
  • corrosion
  • decadence
  • decline
  • decomposition
  • decrease
  • decrepitude
  • degeneracy
  • degeneration
  • depreciation
  • deterioration
  • dilapidation
  • disintegration
  • disrepair
  • dissolution
  • downfall
  • dying
  • extinction
  • fading
  • failing
  • gangrene
  • impairment
  • mortification
  • putrefaction
  • putrescence
  • putridity
  • putridness
  • rot
  • rottenness
  • rotting
  • ruin
  • ruination
  • rust
  • senescence
  • spoilation
  • wasting
  • withering
  • crumbling
  • perishing
  • wasting away

antonyms for spoilage

MOST RELEVANT
  • ascent
  • betterment
  • building
  • combination
  • construction
  • development
  • growth
  • improvement
  • increase
  • morality
  • rise
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Also, microorganisms can enter the food when it is transferred from the kettle to jar and cause spoilage.
I FOUND AN OLD-SCHOOL TECHNIQUE TO CONQUER MY JAM FEARS. THEN I TRIED TO FIGURE OUT IF IT’S SAFE.CHARLOTTE DRUCKMANAUGUST 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The spoilage happened when Emergent cross-contaminated batches of the two vaccines with ingredients from the other.
AFTER RUINING 75M J&J DOSES, EMERGENT GETS FDA CLEARANCE FOR 25M DOSESBETH MOLEJUNE 16, 2021ARS TECHNICA
This information helps reduce spoilage and wasted doses—if, say, a freezer goes out, medical staff don’t have to assume vaccines are spoiled.
KEEPING COVID VACCINES COLD ISN’T EASY. THESE IDEAS COULD HELP.LINDSAY MUSCATOMARCH 29, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
One common way to slow or stop that spoilage is to remove water from the food.
NEW ‘IONIC WIND’ CAN DRY FOODS WHILE PRESERVING NUTRIENTSSID PERKINSMARCH 2, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Every retail food business has what’s called shrink, and shrink can mean spoilage.
HOW TO SUCCEED BY BEING AUTHENTIC (HINT: CAREFULLY) (EP. 438)STEPHEN J. DUBNERNOVEMBER 5, 2020FREAKONOMICS
Yet the alternative—produce without plastic—can mean more spoilage and food waste.
EXCLUSIVE: STARTUP APEEL IS LAUNCHING ‘PLASTIC-FREE’ CUCUMBERS AT WALMART TO CUT BACK ON WASTEBETH KOWITTSEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
Then the problem of curing tobacco in such a manner that it could reach England without spoilage faced him.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
Spoilage of products is nearly always due to carelessness in one of these steps.
A LITTLE PRESERVING BOOK FOR A LITTLE GIRLAMY WATERMAN
They also ferment readily, although a small percentage of preservative, such as benzoate of soda, will halt spoilage.
ALL ABOUT COFFEEWILLIAM H. UKERS
Anything that came in cans or packages that seemed safe from spoilage was carefully stowed away in the cave.
TICKTOCK AND JIMKEITH ROBERTSON
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