Medical Dictionary

cremate

vt cre·mate \ˈkrē-ˌmāt, kri-ˈ\
cre·mat·edcre·mat·ing

Medical Definition of CREMATE

:  to reduce (as a dead body) to ashes by burning
cre·ma·tion \kri-ˈmā-shən\ noun

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