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potter's field

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a piece of land used for burying the dead
  • criminals and unidentified people are sometimes buried in a potter's field

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The first known use of potter's field was in 1777

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“Potter's field.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/potter%27s%20field. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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