Definition of degeneracy:
devolution, putrefaction, debasement, rot, retrogression, rotting, decomposition, turpitude, corruption, atrophy, deterioration, decadence, putridness, perversion, decadency, rottenness, declination, putrescence, degeneration, evil, better, declension, decline, depravity, corruptness, subversion, depravation.
- "The Girl and Her Religion", Margaret Slattery.
- "German Culture Past and Present", Ernest Belfort Bax.
- "A Rambler's lease", Bradford Torrey.