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carrion
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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • He had no opportunity of saying, or so much as thinking, anything else, until he was clear of the Old Bailey; for, the crowd came pouring out with a vehemence that nearly took him off his legs, and a loud buzz swept into the street as if the baffled blue-flies were dispersing in search of other carrion.

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  • The vultures must see carrion.
  • The plant attracts flies by smelling like carrion.

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