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sepulture

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  1. 1 a final resting place for a dead person opened the sepulture and examined the mummy Synonyms of sepulture burial, sepulchre (or sepulcher), grave, tombWords Related to sepulture catacomb, charnel (also charnel house), columbarium, crypt, mausoleum, vault; cemetery, churchyard, graveyard, potter's field; barrow, mound, tumulus

  2. 2 the act or ceremony of putting a dead body in its final resting place the final sepulture of the body had to wait until the ground thawed Synonyms of sepulture burying, entombing, entombment, inhumation, interment, interring, obsequy (usually obsequies), burialWords Related to sepulture embalmment, funeral; immurement, inurnment; reburial, reintermentNear Antonyms of sepulture cremationAntonyms of sepulture disinterment, exhumation, unearthing


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