Use this domain for words referring to a corpse--the body of a person who has died.
What words refer to a dead body?
body, dead body, corpse, cadaver, stiff, carcass, carrion, mummy,
What words refer to a dead body decaying?
decay, decompose, rot, return to dust, eaten by worms, corrupt, putrid, putrefy,
What words refer to a body after it has decayed?
remains, bones, skeleton,