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Verb: disinter (disinterred,disinterring)  ,dis-in'tur
  1. Dig up for reburial or for medical investigation; of dead bodies
    "It shall be unlawful to disinter or exhume a body from a grave";
    - exhume

Derived forms: disinters, disinterring, disinterred

Type of: dig up, excavate, turn up

Encyclopedia: Disinter