resurrectionist definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a person who steals bodies from graves, esp. for dissection
- a person who brings something back into use or notice again
resurrectionist definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- One who steals bodies from graves in order to sell them for dissection; a body snatcher.
- One who brings something back into use or notice again.