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disinter


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disinter  \Dis`in*ter"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Disinterred};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Disinterring}.] 
  1.  To  take  out  of  the  grave  or  tomb;  to  unbury;  to  exhume;  to 
  dig  up 
 
  2.  To  bring  out  as  from  a  grave  or  hiding  place  to  bring 
  from  obscurity  into  view.  --Addison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disinter 
  v  :  dig  up  for  reburial  or  for  medical  investigation;  of  dead 
  bodies  [syn:  {exhume}] 




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