Definition of interment
: the act or ceremony of interring
Examples of interment in a Sentence
a respectful but nonreligious interment in a private cemetery
Recent Examples of interment from the Web
A reception will be held after the service at the school and interment will private.
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First Known Use of interment
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Definition of interment for English Language Learners
: the act of burying a dead person
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