Excarnate - definition of excarnate by The Free Dictionary
excarnate (ɛksˈkɑːnɪt; ɛksˈkɑːneɪt)
(Ecclesiastical Terms) ecclesiast divested of a human form
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.