Definition of mortician
: undertaker 2
Examples of mortician in a Sentence
the mortician will take care of all of the arrangements for the funeral
Recent Examples of mortician from the Web
Probation Officer James Worthington is also a licensed mortician who brought the idea to Leak and Sons Funeral Home.
A mortician-corpse love story (based on true events) stylishly plays out to a punk-rock score.
This Memorial Day weekend, as Americans honor those who served their country, an Air Force mortician is being accused of disrespecting one of our greatest military heroes: space pioneer John Glenn.
DOVER, Del. -- This Memorial Day weekend, as Americans honor those who served their country, an Air Force mortician is being accused of disrespecting one of our greatest military heroes: space pioneer John Glenn.
The mood was bright, not funereal, as coffin makers, morticians, funeral home operators and entrepreneurs converged on Hong Kong this week for the Asia Funeral and Cemetery Expo & Conference, a trade fair held every other year.
The mortician also clarified that what was believed to be a single red rose in the girl’s right hand was actually a purple Nightshade flower.
Gloria and her son go to visit a mortician about her stepfather’s death.
A mortician by trade who liked to invite political leaders over for brandy in the morning, Burns would also lay the groundwork for the state's highways.
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Origin and Etymology of mortician
Latin mort-, mors death
First Known Use: 1895See Words from the same year
MORTICIAN Defined for English Language Learners
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
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