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gravestone

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a shaped stone laid over or erected near a grave and usually bearing an inscription to identify and preserve the memory of the deceased
  • we love to tour old cemeteries and read the hauntingly poetic inscriptions on the gravestones

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The first known use of gravestone was in the 14th century

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“Gravestone.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gravestone. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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