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From Proto-Indo-Aryan *púHyati, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *púHyati, from Proto-Indo-European *púH-ye-ti, from *puH- (to be foul, to stink; rotten). Cognate with Ancient Greek πῦον (pûon), Latin putridus (putrid), Old English fūl (English foul).

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पूयति (pū́yati) (root पूय्)

  1. to become foul, to become putrid; to stink

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