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interring

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act or ceremony of putting a dead body in its final resting place
  • fittingly, the interring took place on a gloomy, rainy day

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interring

verb
present participle of inter

Synonyms & Antonyms of interring (Entry 2 of 2)

to place (a dead body) in the earth, a tomb, or the sea
  • the soldier was interred with great honors at Arlington National Cemetery

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“Interring.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interring. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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