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cinerarium

play
noun cin·er·ar·i·um \-ē-əm\

Definition of cinerarium

plural cinerariaplay \-ē-ə\

  1. :  a place to receive the ashes of the cremated dead

cinerary play \ˈsi-nə-ˌrer-ē\ adjective


Origin of cinerarium

Latin, from ciner-, cinis


First Known Use: 1880


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