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interment

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Synonyms and Antonyms of interment

  1. the act or ceremony of putting a dead body in its final resting place a respectful but nonreligious interment in a private cemetery Synonyms burying, entombing, entombment, inhumation, burial, interring, obsequy (usually obsequies), sepultureRelated Words embalmment, funeral; immurement, inurnment; reburial, reintermentNear Antonyms cremationAntonyms disinterment, exhumation, unearthing



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