Sentence Examples with the word embalmment

However carefully the preliminary rites of embalmment and burial might have been performed, however sumptuous the tomb wherein the dead man reposed, he was never- The soul.

Other subjects on which he published papers were the inflammation of turpentine and other essential oils by nitric acid, and the methods of embalmment practised by the Egyptians.

The ritual observed during the process of embalmment is preserved in late papyri in Paris and Cairo published by Maspero.

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The costliest process of embalmment lasted no less than seventy days.