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dead body

This page is about the collocation dead body

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

corpse, or the body of someone who's died

For example

  • They just pulled another dead body from the building.

  • After the drone fired a missile, there were dead bodies everywhere.

Quick Quiz

Who sees the most dead bodies?

a. a plastic surgeon

b. a fitness instructor

c. an ambulance driver

Contributor: Matt Errey