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Embalm

Em`balm´
v. t.1.To anoint all over with balm; especially, to preserve from decay by means of balm or other aromatic oils, or spices; to fill or impregnate (a dead body), with aromatics and drugs that it may resist putrefaction.
[imp. & p. p. Embalmed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Embalming.]
Joseph commanded his servants, the physicians, to embalm is father; and the physicians embalmed Israel.
- Gem. l. 2.
2.To fill or imbue with sweet odor; to perfume.
With fresh dews embalmed the earth.
- Milton.
3.To preserve from decay or oblivion as if with balm; to perpetuate in remembrance.
Those tears eternal that embalm the dead.
- Pope.
Verb1.embalm - preserve a dead body
anhydrate, aromatize, blast-freeze, brine, cense, corn, cure, dehydrate, desiccate, dry, dry-cure, dry-salt, eternalize, eternize, evaporate, freeze, freeze-dry, fume, fumigate, immortalize, incense, irradiate, jerk, keep alive, keep fresh, kipper, lay out, lie in state, marinade, marinate, monumentalize, mummify, odorize, perennialize, perfume, perpetuate, pickle, preservatize, preserve, preserve from oblivion, quick-freeze, refrigerate, salt, scent, season, smoke, smoke-cure, stuff, thurify
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Emarginate
emarginate leaf
Emarginately
Emargination
EMAS
Emasculate
emasculated
emasculation
Emasculator
Emasculatory
EMB
Embace
Embale
Emball
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Embalmer
Embalmment
Embank
Embankment
Embar
Embarcation
Embarge
Embargo
Embark
embark on
Embarkation
Embarkment
Embarrass
embarrassed
embarrassing
embarrassingly
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