ekshumaatio

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ekshumaatio

  1. exhumation (act of digging up a dead person from his/her grave, typically for forensic investigation)

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Usage notes[edit]

Unlike with the English "exhumation", in Finnish the usage of ekshumaatio is limited to digging up dead. Digging up something else is simply ylös (up) kaivaminen (digging).