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exhume

verb [T] uk   /eksˈhjuːm/ us    /eɡˈzuːm/ formal
to remove a dead body from the ground after it has been buried
exhumation
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌeks.hjuːˈmeɪ.ʃən/ us  
Translations of “exhume”
in Spanish exhumar, desenterrar…
in French exhumer…
in German exhumieren, ans Tageslicht bringen…
in Chinese (Traditional) (從墳墓中)掘出(屍體)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (从坟墓中)掘出(尸体)…
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