carious carious


  • (adj) (of teeth) affected with cavities or decay


  1. Atop Montmartre there flourish not only tourists in search of vi- carious pleasure, but also some few who indulge themselves.
  2. Among diseases reported cured by faith: cancer, infantile paralysis, gallstones, asthma, arthritis, nephritis, carious bones, a deformed nose.
  3. Its own Medical Committee, sampling, turned up 33% with diseased tonsils, 34% with defective vision, 50% with carious teeth.


  • The Rules For Moving Out Your Charitable Goods

    If you're cleaning out your closet and looking to make donations to carious charitable organizations, it seems each organization has its own rules as to what they'll accept.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: CBS Philadelphia

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