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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Covering with dirt or being covered with dirt or the act or ceremony of putting a dead body into a grave.

Usage examples (31)
  • Mrs. Lawson wanted a traditional burial for her late husband.
  • Last week, the group came together and built 22 tiny caskets, which they call burial cradles.
  • The yew tree is very common in English burial-grounds.
  • In the East to be without burial is the greatest degradation. for more
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