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undertaker (n.)

c. 1400, "a contractor or projecter of any sort," agent noun from undertake (v.). The specialized sense (1690s) emerged from funeral-undertaker.

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Definitions of undertaker from WordNet

undertaker (n.)
one whose business is the management of funerals;
Synonyms: mortician / funeral undertaker / funeral director
From wordnet.princeton.edu