Webster 1913 Edition
A dead body; a corpse.
the European goatsucker; – called also–
a covered gate through which the corpse was carried to the church or burial place, and where the bier was placed to await the clergyman; a corpse gate.
the wake, or watching, held over a corpse before burial.
the wall of a churchyard or burying ground.–
the path by which the dead are carried to the grave.
Webster 1828 Edition