Chiefly Law. sexual intercourse.
noun (mainly law)
have carnal knowledge of, to have sexual intercourse with
Law. any lascivious contact with the sexual organs of a child by an adult, especially without sexual intercourse. rape, especially of a young girl.
the slaughter of a great number of people, as in battle; butchery; massacre. Archaic. dead bodies, as of those slain in battle. Contemporary Examples The stock dropped 15 percent in after-hours trading Tuesday and the carnage continued Wednesday morning. Whole Foods Is Getting Its Organic Lunch Eaten Daniel Gross May 8, 2014 Had Abdaly succeeded […]
noun (ˈkærəʊ). Sir Antony. born 1924, British sculptor, best known for his abstract steel sculptures (ˈkɑːrəʊ). Joseph (ben Ephraim) 1488–1575, Jewish legal scholar and mystic, born in Spain; compiler of the Shulhan Arukh (1564–65), the most authoritative Jewish legal code. Contemporary Examples caro by this point had completed most of the research and written more […]
- Caro’s acid
persulfuric acid (def 1). noun another name for peroxysulphuric acid