OTHER WORDS FROM mummifymum·mi·fi·ca·tion, nounhalf-mum·mi·fied, adjectiveun·mum·mi·fied, adjectiveun·mum·mi·fy·ing, adjective
How to use mummify in a sentence
Ancient Egyptians didn’t just mummify people, they also preserved many animals.See what these animal mummies are keeping under wraps|Helen Thompson|October 6, 2020|Science News For Students
“These dolls are made of mummified human remains,” the voiceover on the video says.Russian Historian Anatoly Moskvin Collected Dead Girls at Home|Anna Nemtsova|November 28, 2011|DAILY BEAST
What troubles me in the first instance is that the rest of us become mummified by their arguments.Wanted: Humanitarians at Home|Leslie H. Gelb|April 6, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The grisly discovery of her mummified body has unsettled the neighborhood, the neighbor added.The Mummy Rode Shotgun|Christine Pelisek|October 31, 2010|DAILY BEAST
But other than that, she looked exactly the same—the hot climate and humidity had mummified her.Who Is the Haircut Killer?|Barbie Latza Nadeau|July 8, 2010|DAILY BEAST
The partially mummified body was only discovered when, in 1993, 56-year-old Dorian sadly succumbed to AIDS.Why Drag Queens Should Handle Disaster Relief|Simon Doonan|June 4, 2010|DAILY BEAST
A few feet from the tank a mummified body lay sprawled out, mouth open.Second Variety|Philip Kindred Dick
I descended its vault in order to examine some two dozen of mummified monks, some of them four centuries old.History of Embalming|J. N. Gannal
A mummified duck, estimated to be two thousand years old, has been discovered in a sandstone stratum in Iowa.
Pits full of mummified animals are also found among the human graves.A history of art in ancient Egypt, Vol. I (of 2)|Georges Perrot
Of this fact the burial ground of Huacho, and the mummified animals seen on the level heights, furnish the most convincing proofs.