exhume

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɛks.ˈ(h)juːm/, /ɪg.ˈzjuːm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɛkˈ.s(j)uːm/, /ɪgˈz(j)uːm/

EtymologyEdit

Latin ex and humāre ("to bury")

VerbEdit

exhume ‎(third-person singular simple present exhumes, present participle exhuming, simple past and past participle exhumed)

  1. To dig out of the ground; to take out of a place of burial; to disinter.
    The archeologist exhumed artifacts from the ground with a shovel.

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exhume

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of exhumar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of exhumar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of exhumar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of exhumar.
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