verb (used with object), in·terred, in·ter·ring.
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Origin of inter
OTHER WORDS FROM interre·in·ter, verb (used with object), re·in·terred, re·in·ter·ring.un·in·terred, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for reinterred
Richard, who died in battle 1485, will be reinterred in Leicester Cathedral.
His amputated foot was dug up and reinterred with extraordinary pomp.The War With Mexico, Volume I (of 2)|Justin H. Smith
Nobody paid any attention to the affair; the relics he offered were not purchased; and the bones were reinterred.
In 1893 his remains were carried to Richmond, the dead capital of the dead Confederate States, and there reinterred.The Brothers' War|John Calvin Reed
In it were discovered a number of human bones, which were reinterred in the churchyard.Bell's Cathedrals: Wimborne Minster and Christchurch Priory|Thomas Perkins
Reinterred about the base of the monument, each with an appropriate marker, are the remains of the soldiers who died here.North Dakota|Various