n.1.(Rom. Antiq.) One who prepared corpses for the funeral.
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GRICER is an alternative to train-spotter; it's much more impressive to refer to a POLLINCTOR than to say that someone prepares bodies for cremation and embalming; and it's much more satisfying to refer to someone as a BATIE-BUMMIL rather than just a bungler.
Gricer is an alternative to a train-spotter, while a pollinctor is someone who prepares bodies for cremation and embalming.