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graveyards

noun
plural of graveyard

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a piece of land used for burying the dead
  • reflecting the Quaker avoidance of personal vanity, the graveyard is not marked by so much as a single headstone

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“Graveyards.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/graveyards. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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