Examples of disinter in a Sentence
The body was disinterred for further study.
the Egyptian mummy was carefully disinterred in hopes that it would yield secrets about the Old Kingdom
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Nininger's remains were disinterred and identified but the identification was later overturned by officials because of what was perceived as a discrepancy in the length of a femur bone.
The sensors would have to be disinterred from streets and replaced with new ones that support encrypted updates.
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Definition of disinter for English Language Learners
: to take (a body) out of a grave or tomb : to dig up (a body)
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