Definition of Excarnation. Meaning of Excarnation. Synonyms of Excarnation

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Definition of Excarnation

Excarnation
Excarnation Ex`car*na"tion, n. The act of depriving or divesting of flesh; excarnification; -- opposed to incarnation.

Meaning of Excarnation from wikipedia

- the term excarnation (also known as defleshing) refers to the practice of removing the flesh and organs of the dead before burial. Excarnation may be achieved...
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- especially carrion birds. It is a specific type of the general practice of excarnation. It is practiced in the region of Tibet and the Chinese provinces and...
- of Silence, is a circular, raised structure built by Zoroastrians for excarnation – that is, the exposure of dead human bodies to carrion birds, usually...
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- Neanderthals, like some contemporary human cultures, may have practiced excarnation for presumably religious reasons (see Neanderthal behavior § Cannibalism...
- to exhaustion and hyperthermia. In Tibetan Buddhism the practice of excarnation – that is, the exposure of dead human bodies to carrion birds and/or...
- Maclay. Anthropodermic bibliopegy (books bound in human skin) Degloving Excarnation Scalping p.69 Kleine Kulturgeschichte der Haut. p. 69. Ernst G. Jung...
- Disposal Burial Natural burial Cremation Dismemberment Excarnation Promession Resomation...
- Disposal Burial Natural burial Cremation Dismemberment Excarnation Promession Resomation...
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