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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To remove from a hearse or monument.


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  • "... but, for the mere love of gain, to dig down into the bowels of the earth, and unhearse the lifeless tenants of the tomb..." Every Body's Album, Vol 1, 1836, p.180.

    December 10, 2010