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As well as chicken carcasses, the broth can be made from fish and beef bones. The Sun (2016)The trade is legal provided the carcasses are from animals bred in captivity. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Animal carcasses swing in the background. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When spring finally came, the streams were choked with rotting carcasses. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Officials said that 573 animal carcasses had been found so far. Times, Sunday Times (2012)More than 100 animal carcasses were found. The Sun (2009)The carts were continually employed in going and returning to carry away the dead carcasses, of which there were that day above four thousand. A VERY ENGLISH DECEIT: The Secret History of the South Sea Bubble and the First Great Financial Scandal (2002)
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Used Occasionally. carcass is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'carcass'
British English: carcass NOUN
A carcass is the body of a dead animal.
A cluster of vultures crouched on the carcass of a dead buffalo.
Definition of carcass from the Collins English Dictionary
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