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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A furnace where a corpse can be burned and reduced to ashes; A mortuary where corpses are burned.

Usage examples (35)
  • There he saw a crematory building with huge chambers spewing black clouds of smoke into the sky.
  • I expect 'twould ha 'been called a crematory to-day. "
  • It took us five minutes to drive to the crematory.
  • At its foundation a crematory funeral was performed. for more
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