carious

adjective
car·i·ous | \ˈker-ē-əs \

Definition of carious 

: affected with caries

First Known Use of carious

1676, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for carious

Latin cariosus, from caries

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carious

adjective
car·i·ous | \ˈkar-ē-əs, ˈker- \

Medical Definition of carious 

: affected with caries carious teeth

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