Definition of mummified in English:

mummified

Pronunciation /ˈməməˌfīd/ /ˈməməˌfaɪd/

adjective

  • 1(of a body in ancient Egypt) preserved by embalming and wrapping in cloth.

    • ‘the mummified bodies entombed in the pyramids of Egypt’
    1. 1.1Preserved as a result of shriveling and drying up.
      • ‘a mummified 35-million-year-old salamander’