funeral home

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

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

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First Known Use of funeral home

1926


FUNERAL HOME Defined for English Language Learners

funeral home

noun

Definition of funeral home for English Language Learners

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



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