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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdecadencedec‧a‧dence /ˈdekədəns/ noun [uncountable]  BAD BEHAVIOUR OR ACTIONSbehaviour that shows that someone has low moral standards and is more concerned with pleasure than serious matters
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decadenceIt's full of blasphemy and decadence.It encourages a cynical, destructive decadence.Our age is not an age of decadence.Female illiteracy, even in the well-off classes, is one of the characteristics of the decadence that led to colonization.There is another dimension to the decadence of Britain and the Western world.
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