Definition of carcass noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

carcass

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NAmE//ˈkɑrkəs//
 
 
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the dead body of an animal, especially of a large one or of one that is ready for cutting up as meat vultures scavenging for carcasses on the road She boiled up the chicken carcass (= the bones of a cooked chicken) to make soup.
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