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exhuming


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exhume  \Ex*hume"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Exhumed}p.  pr  &  vb  n.. 
  {Exhuming}.]  [LL.  exhumare  L.  ex  out  +  humus  ground,  soil: 
  cf  F.  exhumer.  See  {Humble}.] 
  To  dig  out  of  the  ground;  to  take  out  of  a  place  of  burial; 
  to  disinter.  --Mantell. 




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