excarnate

excarnate

(ɛksˈkɑːnɪt; ɛksˈkɑːneɪt)
adj
(Ecclesiastical Terms) ecclesiast divested of a human form
vb
to lose or remove flesh
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Admittedly, Taylor himself mentions what might be called the "Lutheran exception" as he otherwise traces our excarnate, disenchanted world back to the late medieval reform movements.
This patterning suggests that the dead were placed to excarnate at a different location after which disarticulated bones were brought to the tomb.