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sarcous

[ sahr-kuhs ]
/ ˈsɑr kəs /
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adjective
consisting of or pertaining to flesh or skeletal muscle.
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Origin of sarcous

First recorded in 1830–40; sarc- + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for sarcous

sarcous
/ (ˈsɑːkəs) /

adjective
(of tissue) muscular or fleshy

Word Origin for sarcous

C19: from Greek sarx flesh
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