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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A building (or room) where dead bodies are kept before burial or cremation.

Usage examples (38)
  • The drab but pain-filled room at Baghdad's morgue is a stark reminder of how much this country still suffers.
  • The morgue is receiving a minimum of 60 bodies a day and sometimes more than 100, a morgue employee told IPS on condition of anonymity.
  • It's a good thing, too, because the morgue is pretty much overrun by this point - and our protagonists are trying to fight their way out.
  • And so the morgue was the next natural place to call. for more
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