sarcophagous


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sarcophagous

(sär-kŏf′ə-gəs) also

sarcophagic

(sär′kə-făj′ĭk, -fā′jĭk)
adj.
Flesh-eating; carnivorous.
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Backing away from the vases, I found myself standing above the famous sixth-century sarcophagous of a smiling Etruscan couple.