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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any receptacle for the burial of human bones.

Usage examples (30)
  • Another interesting note about the ossuary is that if you want to take photos, you have to pay an additional fee.
  • The ossuary was a white building with its lower windows blacked out.
  • Rolling down the slope in front of the ossuary is a field of tombstones, mainly simple stone crosses.
  • At the trial, not a single expert on Semitic inscriptions of the period testified that the ossuary was a forgery. for more
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