Find another word for carrion. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for carrion, like: decaying flesh, remains, corpse, body and decay.
30) and in another action stormed the Retiro commanding Madrid itself (Dec. 3); that the French were pressing on towards Lisbon and Andalusia; that Napoleon was unaware of his vicinity, and that Soult's corps, isolated on the Carrion River, had been ordered towards Benavente.
25, d) is seen in many larvae of flies (Diptera) that live and feed buried in carrion or excrement.
The carrion hawks are represented by the Polyborus tharus, popularly called the " caracara," and the Phalcobaenus carunculatus; the falcons by the Aesalon columbarius; and the kites by the Gampsonyx swainsoni.
Peccaries are omnivorous, living on roots, fallen fruits, worms and carrion, and often inflict great devastation upon crops.
The carrion crow, or black vulture (Catharista atrata), is also common to every part of the country, and is the general scavenger.