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burial

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1 the act or ceremony of putting a dead body in its final resting place

  • the children wanted to give the dead bird a proper burial in the backyard
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2 a final resting place for a dead person

  • archaeologically significant artifacts, such as stone tools, have been discovered in Neanderthal burials
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