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funeral home

noun

: a place where dead people are prepared for burial or cremation and where wakes and funerals are held

Full Definition of FUNERAL HOME

:  an establishment with facilities for the preparation of the dead for burial or cremation, for the viewing of the body, and for funerals —called also funeral parlor

First Known Use of FUNERAL HOME

1926

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