exhume - Dictionary definition and meaning for word exhume
(ex)-out (hume)-humous,earth. thus to dig out from the earth
(ex)-out+(hume)-humous... thus dig out
EX-HUME :- Sounds lyk Bad Fumes Which generally comes out when a grave is dug out.
exhume.ex(suppose a died),hum(human).a died person is dig out to exmaine
Ex + Human is dead man , so digging out from grave of a dead body is exhume.
exhume.....sounds like exam.......so digging up the grave for the medical examination of the dead body............... below is picture where a soldier's body is reburied by other soldiers.....
He was a human now he's ex-human(corpse) and resting in grave. Exit of ex-human.