Definition of incorrupt in English:
(Especially of a human body) not having undergone decomposition.
- There are other quirky problems surrounding the phenomenon of incorrupt bodies of saints.
- There was a trip to France to see something called the incorrupt saint, and possibly a position.
- We are even inclined to acknowledge someone's holiness if she lies incorrupt in a glass case.
Late Middle English: from Latin incorruptus, from in- 'not' + corruptus 'destroyed, marred' (see corrupt).
Definition of incorrupt in:
- US English dictionary
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