verb (used with object), mum·mi·fied, mum·mi·fy·ing.
verb (used without object), mum·mi·fied, mum·mi·fy·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM mummifymum·mi·fi·ca·tion, nounhalf-mum·mi·fied, adjectiveun·mum·mi·fied, adjectiveun·mum·mi·fy·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for mummify
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
The grisly discovery of her mummified body has unsettled the neighborhood, the neighbor added.
But other than that, she looked exactly the same—the hot climate and humidity had mummified her.
They load a mummified man, with his face contorted into a scream, onto a medical stretcher.
Her blanket had slipped down, leaving her hair in wisps about her mummified face.Hope Hathaway|Frances Parker
In a snowbank, half fallen open like a split nut, was visible a kind of human figure, mummified by dry cold.The Red River Half-Breed|Gustave Aimard
The mother pays for her childbirth with her life, and her young are born under the shelter of her mummified corpse.The Queer, the Quaint and the Quizzical|Frank H. Stauffer
The mummified rat and skeleton were pulverized in a sterile mortar and an emulsion was made and injected into guinea-pigs.Plague|Thomas Wright Jackson
The nurses could not understand what sudden inflow of strength and impulse raised the mummified figure into a sitting posture.Ghetto Tragedies|Israel Zangwill