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Definition of mumification

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1. mummification [ n ] a condition resembling that of a mummy
Examples: "bureaucratic mummification in red tape"

Synonyms mummification Related Terms condition mummify

2. mummification [ n ] (pathology) gangrene that develops in the presence of arterial obstruction and is characterized by dryness of the dead tissue and a dark brown color

Synonyms cold_gangrene mumification_necrosis mummification dry_gangrene Related Terms gangrene pathology

3. mummification [ n ] embalment and drying a dead body and wrapping it as a mummy

Synonyms mummification Related Terms embalmment mummify

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