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carnage
the killing of many people;massacre
carrion
dead and decaying flesh
incarnate
embodied in human forces
acolade
any honor, award or expression of approval
decolletage
a low neckline on a garment or a garment with a low neckline
corporal
relating to or having an effect on the human body
corporeal
characteristic of or resembling the physical body
corps
a military organization of officers or of officers and enlistees
corpulent
excessivley bulky; fat
corpus
a body or collection of writings
accord
harmony; agreement
to grant or bestow upon
cordial
hearty; warm sincere; stimulating
concordance
a state of agreement; harmony
an alphabetical index of all the words in a text, showing every occurence or a word
ossify
to turn into bone; to become bony
dermatology
scientific study of the skin and its diseases
epidermis
outer protective layer of the skin or outer layer of various organisms
dorsal
pertaining to the back especiall of animals
dossier
a set of documents containing information about a person or event; a file
endorse
to write one's signature on the back of a check or other document
gastric
pertaining to the stomach
gastronome
person who is knowledgeable about good food and drink
enervate
to deprive of strength
sanguine
cheerful; hopeful
reddish; ruddy
consanguity
blood relationship
any close relationship
assiduous
unceasingly attentive; devoted
dissident
differeing disagreeing dissenting
seance
a meeting at which a spirtualist attempts to communicate witht he dead
sedentary
characterized by much sitting
remaining in one area; not migratory
supersede
to take the place of ; replace