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When a body is embalmed, will it still smell when buried

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When a body is embalmed, will it still smell when buried? At what rate does the body decompose?
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: General
Expert:  Jeopard replied 11 years ago.
The body will eventually decompose depending on certain circumstances such as the type of casket, etc.
The dryer the air, the longer it takes.