Carucate

Car"u*cate

(?), n. [LL. carucata, carrucata. See Carucage.] A plowland; as much land as one team can plow in a year and a day; -- by some said to be about 100 acres. Burrill.
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Car"un*cle

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Ca*run"cu*la

(?), } n. [L. caruncula a little piece of flesh, dim. of caro flesh.] 1. (Anat.) A small fleshy prominence or excrescence; especially the small, reddish body, the caruncula lacrymalis, in the inner angle of the eye.
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2. (Bot.) An excrescence or appendage surrounding or near the hilum of a seed.
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3. (Zol.) A naked, flesh appendage, on the head of a bird, as the wattles of a turkey, etc.
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Ca*run"cu*lar

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Ca*run"cu*lous

(?), } a. Of, pertaining to, or like, a caruncle; furnished with caruncles.
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Ca*run"cu*late

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Ca*run"cu*la`ted

(?), } a. Having a caruncle or caruncles; caruncular.
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Ca"rus

(k"rs), n. [NL., fr. Gr. ka`ros.] (Med.) Coma with complete insensibility; deep lethargy.
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