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the killing of many people; massacre
carnage
dead and decaying flesh; pertaining to death flesh
carrion
embodied in human form
incarnate
any honor, award, or expression of approval;a ceremonial tap on the shoulder with the flat side of a sword
accolade
a low neckline on a garment or a garment with a low neckline
decolletage
relating to or having an effec on the human body
corporal
characteristic of or resembling the physical body; having material substance, able to be seen
corporeal
a military organization of officers or of officers and enlistees; an army unit; a group of peoplehaving purpose and direction i common
corps
excessively bulky, fat
corpulent
a body or collection of writings, a structure of special character in an animal body
corpus
harmony, agreement; to grant or bestow upon; to agree
accord
hearty, warm, sincere; stimulating; after dinner drink
cordial
a state of agreement, harmony; an alphabetical index of all the words in a text or corpus of texts, showing every occurrence of a word
concordance
to turn into bone, to become bony; to become rigid
ossify
the sceintific study of the skin and its diseases
dermatology
the outer protective layer of the skin or outer layer of various organisms
epidermis
pertaining to the back, especially of animals
dorsal
a set of documents containing information about a person or event, a file
dossier
to write one's signature on the back of a check or other document; to sign a contract; to acknowledge receipt of payment; to support actively, to sanction
endorse
pertaining to the stomach
gastric
a person who is knowledgeable about good food and drink, a gourmet
gastronome
to deprive of strength, to weaken
enervate
cheerful, hopeful; reddish or ruddy
sanguine
blood relationship; any close relationship
consanguinity
unceasingly attentive, devoted; persistent, diligent
assiduous
differing, disagreeing, dissenting; a person who disagrees
dissident
a meeting at which a spiritualist attempts to communicate with the dead
seance
characterized by much sitting, remaining in one area, not migratory
sedentary
to take the place of, to replace
supersede