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carcase

[kahr-kuh s] /ˈkɑr kəs/
noun, verb (used with object), carcased, carcasing.
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  • Whatever part of this price, therefore, is not paid by the wool and the hide must be paid by the carcase.
  • Wrap not my carcase in any costly shroud: erect no monument to my memory.
  • Both new breeds also had bigger carcase weights than native breeds.
  • The blood is neatly wiped out of the carcase by napkins.
British Dictionary definitions for carcase

carcass

/ˈkɑːkəs/
noun
1.
the dead body of an animal, esp one that has been slaughtered for food, with the head, limbs, and entrails removed
2.
(informal) generally (facetious or derogatory) a person's body
3.
the skeleton or framework of a structure
4.
the remains of anything when its life or vitality is gone; shell
Word Origin
C14: from Old French carcasse, of obscure origin
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carcase in the Bible

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).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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