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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The urn has been disinterred, and the GBI will try to determine whose remains were in it.
After the visit to the Winters-Jackson family cemetery, the trio gathered at Holy Cross at the stone slab that marks where the remains of the 72 people disinterred are located.
Even as Lemonade disinters the pain wrought by Jay-Z’s infidelity, Beyoncé yokes her fate to his.
In keeping with their parents' wishes, Edwin and Jonas's remains were disinterred, returned to the United States on an Army funeral ship and sent by train to Portland's Union Station.
Their bodies were disinterred and brought to New Cathedral as a central resting place, replacing separate church yards around Baltimore.
Meikle said the sheriff identified the body as that of Dickens the day after Frankie Kerrigan surfaced, before disinterring the body.
Ness also found paperwork showing that 11 bodies were disinterred from Mater Dolorosa in 1982 and reburied at the cemetery at St. Boniface Church.
The presence of the remains of her body calls into question the propriety of presenting disinterred remains as art in ways the disembodied portraits don't.
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DISINTER Defined for English Language Learners
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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