embalm Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “embalm” in the English Dictionary

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embalmverb [T]

uk   us   /ɪmˈbɑːm/
to use ​chemicals to ​prevent a ​deadbody from ​decaying
noun [C] uk   /-bɑː.mər/  us   /-bɑː.mɚ/
(Definition of embalm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “embalm”
in Spanish embalsamar…
in Vietnamese ướp (xác chết)…
in Malaysian mengawet…
in Thai ดองศพ…
in French embaumer…
in German einbalsamieren…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用药物等)对(尸体)进行防腐处理…
in Turkish mumyalamak…
in Russian бальзамировать…
in Indonesian membalsem…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用藥物等)對(屍體)進行防腐處理…
in Polish balsamować…
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