Undertaker

Un`der*tak"er

(?), n. 1. One who undertakes; one who engages in any project or business. Beau. & Fl.
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2. One who stipulates or covenants to perform any work for another; a contractor.
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To sign deputations for undertakes to furnish their proportions of saltpeter.
Evelyn.
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In come some other undertakes, and promise us the same or greater wonders.
South.
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3. Specifically, one who takes the charge and management of funerals.
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