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carrion
used in War and Peace

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the dead and rotting body of an animal; or (more rarely) animals that eat such flesh
  • The blue-gray bandy legged dog ran merrily along the side of the road, sometimes in proof of its agility and self-satisfaction lifting one hind leg and hopping along on three, and then again going on all four and rushing to bark at the crows that sat on the carrion.
    Book Fourteen — 1812 (69% in)

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