gravedigger

[greyv-dig-er]
noun
1.
a person whose occupation is digging graves.

Origin:
1585–95; grave1 + digger

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Example sentences
No matter who is doing the consuming, capitalism is our gravedigger.
Any application for a gravedigger's permit shall be made to the office of the city secretary.
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