variants also sarcophaguses
plural of sarcophagus
as in tombs
a boxlike container for holding a dead body the crypt under the abbey church contains the sarcophagus of the monastery's founding abbot

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“Sarcophagi.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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