III. WORDS RELATING TO MATTER

III. ORGANIC MATTER

1. Vitality; vitality in general

Corpse.

[Nouns] corpse, corse, carcass, cadaver, bones, skeleton, dry bones; defunct, relics, reliquiae, remains, mortal remains, dust, ashes, earth, clay; mummy; carrion; food for worms, food for fishes; tenement of clay, this mortal coil.

shade, ghost, manes.

organic remains, fossils.

[Adjectives] cadaverous, corpse-like; unburied [more]; sapromyiophyllous.

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