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Definition of disinter verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    disinter

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˌdɪsɪnˈtər//
     
    (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they disinter
     
    he / she / it disinters
     
    past simple disinterred
     
    -ing form disinterring
     
     
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  1. 1disinter something to dig up something, especially a dead body, from the ground opposite inter
  2. 2 disinter something (from something) to find something that has been hidden or lost for a long time
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