n.1.(Rom. Antiq.) One who prepared corpses for the funeral.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Pollinctor: A person who prepares a dead body for cremation.
Gricer is an alternative to a train-spotter, while a pollinctor is someone who prepares bodies for cremation and embalming.