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[ fˈɛstə], [ fˈɛstə], [ f_ˈɛ_s_t_ə]

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Fester is a verb meaning to become corrupt or contaminated. It originates from the Middle English word festeren, meaning to rot. Festering can refer to the natural process of decomposition and the accumulation of foul-smelling materials, or to something that becomes infested and crawling with lice or other bugs.

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