To my surprise, the man expressed his willingness to treat with me, and suggested that I might have the carcase at the rate of 4s.
When it floated up it drifted away, and Gobila's people secured the carcase.
We found here the carcase of a crocodile; and the skull of another was found near our camp at Cycas Creek.
Not as yet had her fortune become as a carcase to the birds.
Should the investigation in the laboratory reveal disease the carcase is burnt.
Wheresoever the carcase is, there will the eagles be gathered together.
As for mine—well—I am not so partial to vultures as to wish to feast them upon my carcase.
He hurried, for the freezing process was going on in his carcase, and he was afraid.
They made a fire close to the carcase, and then cut off lumps of flesh, which they roasted quickly, and then ate.
Let the dogs loose, Martin, that they may worry the carcase; it will do them good.
late 13c., from Anglo-French carcois, from or influenced by Old French charcois (Modern French carcasse) "trunk of a body, chest, carcass," and Anglo-Latin carcosium "dead body," all of uncertain origin. Not used of humans after c.1750, except contemptuously. Italian carcassa probably is a French loan word.
A human body; one's body, esp if heavy: set his carcass on the couch
contact with a, made an Israelite ceremonially unclean, and made whatever he touched also unclean, according to the Mosaic law (Hag. 2:13; comp. Num. 19:16, 22; Lev. 11:39).