embalming fluid


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embalming fluid

n
a liquid used to treat a dead body, which contains preservatives to retard putrefaction
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embalming fluid

nBalsamierflüssigkeit f
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Smith's casket, deteriorated flesh falling off his face and hands, bodily fluids excreting from his orifices, the body lying in embalming fluid, and his clothing and the lining of the casket saturated with embalming fluid," the lawsuit said.
The embalming fluid is said to be a mix of formaldehyde, methanol, ethyl alcohol or ethanol and other
One ad showed embalming fluid with the tag line "Skin to die for".
Even mussels are sold in jars of embalming fluid with a sell-by date straight from a Star Trek's captain's log.
But like embalming fluid fumes, gradually the subtle touches become quite affecting.
More than 100 people, including cosmetic industry chiefs, were upset by the joke ads for embalming fluid and wound filler.
The first poster featured a man's head and naked torso next to a bottle of embalming fluid with the text "skin to die for".
There were ads for Living Splendour Embalming Fluid ("only real life is better"), Franklin Funeral Supplies ("we put the fun back in funeral") and even Wound Filler.
Nothing fazes them, from vicious dogs to a slug of embalming fluid ("Does it have aspartame?
Tomi Rae, 42, said: "They couldn't do the normal DNA test because of all the embalming fluid.
So there were zombie-proof coffins and party packs of embalming fluid alongside drive-through funeral homes and eco-death suits that act as fertile ground for mushrooms.