mortician

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noun mor·ti·cian \ mȯr-ˈti-shən \

Definition of mortician

Examples of mortician in a Sentence

  1. the mortician will take care of all of the arrangements for the funeral

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Origin and Etymology of mortician

Latin mort-, mors death

mortician Synonyms

Synonyms
funeral director, undertaker
Related Words
embalmer

MORTICIAN Defined for English Language Learners

mortician

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Definition of mortician for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose job is to prepare dead people to be buried and to arrange and manage funerals


Medical Dictionary

mortician

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noun mor·ti·cian \ mȯr-ˈtish-ən \

medical Definition of mortician



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