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inhume

verb

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to place (a dead body) in the earth, a tomb, or the sea
  • there were so many dead that it was impossible to inhume them all promptly

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The first known use of inhume was in 1604

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“Inhume.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inhume. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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