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perishable
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
things that decay (spoil) — (often said of foods that need refrigeration such as meats or milk)
  • Axelroot did pretty well for himself as a pilot in the Congo, transporting perishable goods from the bush into the cities for retail sale, and he was also active in the diamond trade.
    Book 5 — Exodus (17% in)

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