Meaning of spoilage
Pronunciation: (spoi'lij), [key]
- the act of spoiling or the state of being spoiled.
- material or the amount of material that is spoiled or wasted: The spoilage in today's shipment is much too great.
- the decay of foodstuffs due to the action of bacteria; rotting: He was concerned about the spoilage of fruit on the way to market.
- spoilage (Thesaurus)