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entombing

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the act or ceremony of putting a dead body in its final resting place
  • the entombing of the pharaohs in the pyramids must have been a magnificent sight

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entombing

verb
present participle of entomb

Synonyms & Antonyms of entombing (Entry 2 of 2)

to place (a dead body) in the earth, a tomb, or the sea
  • a number of Boston's historic notables are entombed in the Old Granary Burying Ground

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“Entombing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/entombing. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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