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mummy

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈmʌmi/
MOTHER UK informal (US mommy) a word for 'mother', used especially by children: Come here, Mummy! My mummy and daddy came too.Names people call their close relatives
DEAD BODY a dead body covered in cloth, especially from ancient Egypt: an ancient/Egyptian mummyHistoryDeath and dying
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