War and violence

carrion
(n)
CAR-i-ǝn
Meaning

rotting flesh of a dead body

1st Sample Sentence

Crows, ravens, vultures, and jackals haunt the battlefield, feeding on the carrion of slain warriors.

Root

caro carnis (flesh) (Latin)

Mnemonics

car+lion imagine rotten body of a lion after a car run over it. The vulture carries on eating carrion. (carries on=carrion)

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