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Overview of noun mummification

The noun mummification has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. mummification

(a condition resembling that of a mummy; "bureaucratic mummification in red tape")

2. dry gangrene, cold gangrene, mumification necrosis, mummification

((pathology) gangrene that develops in the presence of arterial obstruction and is characterized by dryness of the dead tissue and a dark brown color)

3. mummification

(embalmment and drying a dead body and wrapping it as a mummy)

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