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  1. Resurrection Men

    Body snatchers, who “resurrected,” as the Americans say, bodies from the graves in order to sell them to the medical faculty for dissection. Since the general institution of public hospitals, the last refuge of so many “unknowns,” whose dead bodies are never claimed, the demand for subjects snatched from the grave has entirely ceased.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of resurrection men in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of resurrection men in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  • رجال القيامةArabic
  • Auferstehung MännerGerman
  • אנשי תחיית המתיםHebrew
  • revivescantLatin
  • אויפשטייאונג מענטשןYiddish

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