mummy definition

  • noun:
    • The dead human anatomy of a human or pet which has been embalmed and ready for burial, as in accordance with the techniques of the ancient Egyptians.
    • A withered, shrunken, or well-preserved body that resembles an embalmed body.
    • Informal Mother.
    • An embalmed corpse wrapped in linen bandages for burial, especially as practised by the old Egyptians.
    • Any obviously maintained man or animal human anatomy.
    • A substance found in medication, ready from mummified flesh.
    • A pulp.
    • a kid's term for mama.
    • a-dead human anatomy embalmed and dried following the types of the ancient Egyptians; additionally, a body maintained, by any means, in a dry state, from process of putrefaction.
    • Dried flesh of a mummy.
    • A gummy alcohol that exudes from embalmed flesh whenever heated; -- previously likely to have magical and medicinal properties.
    • A brown shade acquired from bitumen. See Mummy-brown (below).
    • sort of wax used in grafting, etc.
    • One whose affections and energies are withered.
    • A dead body embalmed and dried following the manner of the ancient Egyptian planning for burial.
    • The compound of a mummy; a medicinal preparation expected to include the compound of mummies or of lifeless figures; therefore, a medicinal liquor or gum generally speaking. In addition mummia. See first quote under mummia.
    • In horticulture, a type of wax utilized in grafting and sowing trees.
    • A brown color prepared through the asphalt extracted from Egyptian mummies, and utilized as an oil-color by designers.
    • A mummychog.
    • casual terms for a mother
    • a body embalmed and dried out and wrapped for burial (like in ancient Egypt)
  • verb:
    • To mummify.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To embalm; to mummify.
  • others:
    • To embalm; mummify.

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