Cadaveric Ca*dav"er*ic, a. Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a corpse, or the changes produced by death; cadaverous; as, cadaveric rigidity. --Dunglison. [1913 Webster]

{Cadaveric alkaloid}, an alkaloid generated by the processes of decomposition in dead animal bodies, and thought by some to be the cause of the poisonous effects produced by the bodies. See {Ptomaine}. [1913 Webster]

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  • cadaveric — CADAVÉRIC, Ă, cadaverici, ce, adj. De cadavru; ca de cadavru. – Din fr. cadavérique. Trimis de viorelgrosu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  cadavéric adj. m., pl. cadavérici; f. sg. cadavérică, pl …   Dicționar Român

  • cadaveric — index lifeless (dead) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • cadaveric — adjective /kadəˈvɛɹɪk,kəˈdavəɹɪk/ a) Pertaining to a corpse. He invoked cadaveric poisoning as the reason for the high death rate among priests and monks [...]. b) Caused by coming into contact with a dead body, a cadaver …   Wiktionary

  • cadaveric — adjective see cadaver …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cadaveric — See cadaver. * * * …   Universalium

  • cadaveric — Relating to a dead body …   Medical dictionary

  • cadavèric — ca|da|vè|ric Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • cadavéric — adj. m., pl. cadavérici; f. sg. cadavéricã, pl. cadavérice …   Romanian orthography

  • cadaveric — adj. of or relating to a cadaver; like or resembling a corpse …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cadaveric — ca·dav·er·ic …   English syllables

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