"I compute that Dublin would take off annually about twenty thousand /carcasses/; and the rest of the kingdom (where probably they will be sold somewhat cheaper) the remaining eighty thousand."

Which of these is nearest in meaning to the word /carcasses/, as it is used in the passage above?


I want to say corpses, but I have a feeling it could also be foodstuffs.

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  1. go with your wants, it is correct here.

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  2. Great, thank you so much. Would it be alright if you look at my other English question?

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  3. someone will, you are welcome to post it.

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  4. Ok thanks, I already posted it before posting this question actually:)

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  5. Just took the quiz! Answer is C: Corpses. Hope this helps.

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  6. C. Corpses

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