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disentomb

[dis-en-toom] /ˌdɪs ɛnˈtum/
verb (used with object)
1.
to remove from the tomb; disinter.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; dis-1 + entomb
Related forms
disentombment, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for disentomb

disentomb

/ˌdɪsɪnˈtuːm/
verb
1.
(transitive) to disinter; unearth
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