exhume Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"exhume" in British English

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exhumeverb [T]

uk   /eksˈhjuːm/  us   /eɡˈzuːm/ formal
to ​remove a ​deadbody from the ​ground after it has been ​buried
exhumation
noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˌeks.hjuːˈmeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of exhume from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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exhumeverb [T]

 us   /ɪɡˈzum, ɪksˈjum/
to ​remove a ​deadbody from the ​ground after it has been ​buried
(Definition of exhume from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “exhume”
in Spanish exhumar, desenterrar…
in Vietnamese khai quật…
in Malaysian menggali…
in Thai ขุดศพ, ขุดค้น…
in French exhumer…
in German exhumieren, ans Tageslicht bringen…
in Chinese (Simplified) (从坟墓中)掘出(尸体)…
in Indonesian menggali dari kuburan…
in Chinese (Traditional) (從墳墓中)掘出(屍體)…
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