bog person

Main Entry:  bog person
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  any of a number of preserved human bodies found in sphagnum bogs in Northern Europe, Britain, and Ireland; also called bog body
Example:  On bog people, skin and hair often survive but most internal organs and bones decay.'s 21st Century Lexicon
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