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disinter

verb

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to remove from place of burial
  • the Egyptian mummy was carefully disinterred

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The first known use of disinter was in 1611

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“Disinter.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disinter. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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