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embalm

verb [T] uk   /ɪmˈbɑːm/ us  
to use chemicals to prevent a dead body from decaying
embalmer
noun [C] uk   /-bɑː.mər/ us    /-bɑː.mɚ/
Translations of “embalm”
in Spanish embalsamar…
in French embaumer…
in German einbalsamieren…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用藥物等)對(屍體)進行防腐處理…
in Russian бальзамировать…
in Turkish mumyalamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用药物等)对(尸体)进行防腐处理…
in Polish balsamować…
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