Word of the Day – July 14 – Undertaker

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Undertaker  (UN-der-tay-ker)

Definition:

1. One that undertakes: one that takes the risk and management of business: entrepreneur.

2. One whose business is to prepare the dead for burial and to arrange and manage funerals.

3. An Englishman taking over forfeited lands in Ireland in the 16th and 17th centuries.

Sample sentence: The undertaker offered the family several choices of coffins for the burial service.

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