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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The burning of a dead body to ashes.

Usage examples (33)
  • The cremation ceremony was in lieu of graveside services.
  • Currently, the average waiting period for cremation is 15 days.
  • Straight from cryo to crispy in two seconds or less, or your next cremation is free.
  • Don't cheat on your stressed out overworked superhero husband unless cremation is your preferred form of funeral. for more
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