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carrion
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
the dead and rotting body of an animal; or (more rarely) animals that eat such flesh
  • I sent for Kenneth, and he came; but not till the beast had changed into carrion: he was both dead and cold, and stark; and so you'll allow it was useless making more stir about him!'
    Chapter 17 (93% in)

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