mummify definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to create into a mummy by embalming and drying.
    • To cause to shrivel and dry up.
    • To embalm and dried out as a mummy; to produce into, or like, a mummy.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To shrivel or dry out like a mummy.
    • to make into a mummy-like corpse; to dry up with unusually little decomposition; -- stated of lifeless pets.
  • verb:
    • to produce into a mummy, by protecting a dead body.
    • to be a mummy.
    • dry up and shrivel because complete loss in moisture
    • remove the organs and dry out (a dead body) to preserve it
    • protect which makes lifeless
  • others:
    • to produce into a mummy; embalm and dry as a mummy; ergo, to dry, or even protect by drying.

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