dead-weight

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abode of dead Aalu , Aaru , Aralu , Hades , Heaven , Hell , Orcus , Perdition , Purgatory , Valhalla
(Greek mythology) a river in Hades across which the souls of the dead were carried by Charon Acheron , River Acheron
not dead alive
rising from the dead anabiosis , resurrection , resuscitation
habitual liar (after a New Testament character who was struck dead for lying) Ananias
Egyptian god of tombs that has the head of a jackal; conducted dead persons to judgment Anubis
examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease autopsy , necropsy , PM , post-mortem , post-mortem examination , postmortem , postmortem examination
dead axle on a carriage or wagon that has terminal spindles on which the wheels revolve axletree
bag in which the body of a dead soldier is placed body bag , human remains pouch , personnel pouch
natural object consisting of a dead animal or person body , dead body
dead body cadaver , carcass , corpse , remains
dead body of a human being cadaver , clay , corpse , remains , stiff
body of dead person cadaver , corpse
dead body of an animal especially one slaughtered and dressed for food carcase , carcass
body of dead animal carcass
dead animal body carcass
animal dead body carcass
dead and rotting body of an animal; unfit for human food carrion
flesh of dead rotting animal carrion
dead animal flesh carrion
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