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verb [transitive] disinter pronunciation in British English /ˌdɪsɪnˈtɜː(r)/
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present tense
I/you/we/theydisinter
he/she/itdisinters
present participledisinterring
past tensedisinterred
past participledisinterred
  1. 1
    to dig a dead body out of the ground
    Police are asking for official permission to disinter the body.
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