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obsequy

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usually obsequies plural the act or ceremony of putting a dead body in its final resting place
  • the murder victim's father was the chief mourner at the obsequies

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The first known use of obsequy was in the 15th century

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“Obsequy.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/obsequy. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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