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Verwahrlosung {f} neglect

Baufälligkeit {f}; Verwahrlosung {f}; Verfall {m} [constr.] dilapidation; disrepair; decay; deterioration [listen] [listen]

baufällig werden; in Verfall geraten to become dilapidated; to fall into a state of dilapidation; to fall into ruins; to decay [listen]

einer Sache anheimfallen [poet.] (Opfer werden) {vi} to fall prey to sth.

einer Krankheit anheimfallen to fall prey to a disease

Das Bauwerk fiel Verwahrlosung und Vandalismus anheim. The building fell prey to neglect and vandalism.