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burials

noun
plural of 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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“Burials.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/burials. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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