Meaning of graverobber


Pronunciation: (grāv'rob"ur), [key]
— n.
  1. a person who steals valuables from graves and tombs: Graverobbers had emptied the Mayan tomb before archaeologists could examine its contents.
  2. a person who steals corpses after burial, esp. for medical dissection.
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