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Rotten Médoc, awfully pretentious (10)


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'rotten' is the definition.

'medoc awfully pretentious' is the wordplay.
'awfully' indicates an anagram.
'pretentious' becomes 'posed' (I am not sure about this - if you are sure you should believe this answer much more).
'medoc' is an anagram of 'decom'.

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(Other definitions for decomposed that I've seen before include "broken down" , "Decayed" .)

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