Definition of crematory
: a furnace for cremating; also : an establishment containing such a furnace
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So someone was always in the garden with him — reading poetry, recounting stories or just sitting silently, keeping him company until he was taken to the crematory.
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CREMATORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of crematory for English Language Learners
: a place where the bodies of dead people are cremated
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