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Webster's Dictionary 1828 - Online Edition

Webster's Dictionary 1828

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Disinter

DISINTER, verb transitive [dis and inter.]

1. To take out of a grave, or out of the earth; as, to disinter a dead body that is buried.

2. To take out as from a grave; to bring from obscurity into view.

The philosopher--may be concealed in a plebeian, which a proper education might have disinterred. [Unusual.]