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burial place

noun as in mausoleum

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But that has been missing for years, and no one is sure anymore of his precise burial place.

Nor does it diminish for us the cultural, historical and religious sanctity of the burial place of our ancestors.

A year ago news came to Montgomery of Amos Cadwalader's death, but no particulars concerning his family or burial place.

She then had the burial place measured, and ordered a wax-light as long as its circumference, for burning in the synagogue.

It is surely time that a worthy memorial should be raised, at his burial-place or elsewhere, to this unique genius.

A frequent explanation in such cases is that the wrong site has been chosen for the dead man's burial place.

A brass indicates the burial-place of his parents, and there are several other monuments of great interest.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to burial place, such as: burial, cemetery, coffin, monument, vault, and catacomb.

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