ossuary

noun os·su·ary \ ˈä-shə-ˌwer-ē , -syə- , -sə- \

Definition of ossuary

plural ossuaries
: a depository for the bones of the dead

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Origin and Etymology of ossuary

Late Latin ossuarium, from Latin, neuter of ossuarius of bones, from Old Latin ossua, plural of oss-, os


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