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crematory

crematory

noun cre·ma·to·ry \ˈkrē-mə-ˌtr-ē, ˈkre-\

: a place where the bodies of dead people are cremated

plural cre·ma·to·ries

Full Definition of CREMATORY

:  a furnace for cremating; also :  an establishment containing such a furnace
crematory adjective

First Known Use of CREMATORY

1876

crematory

noun cre·ma·to·ry \ˈkrē-mə-ˌtōr-ē, ˈkrem-ə-, -ˌtr-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural cre·ma·to·ries

Medical Definition of CREMATORY

:  a furnace for cremating; also :  an establishment containing such a furnace
crematory adjective

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