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noun as in tomb

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Baker joins Gaullist resistor Felix Eboué and famed writer Alexandre Dumas in the famed mausoleum.

We arrived at the cemetery, and five minutes before the service was to start, an announcement was made that it would be held inside the mausoleum.

My parents are building a mausoleum for themselves in my childhood home.

During the restoration process, volunteers discovered plaques documenting a list of the dead contained within the mausoleum.

Eagle Hill Cemetery: A cemetery in Collinsport, Maine (see also: Collinsport), which contains the Collins Family Mausoleum.

Alone with the “mausoleum of sounds” that is her memory she must record her past “before it becomes tinnitus and is lost.”

She has written about the Park Avenue she grew up on in the '70s: “Too mineral, too grey, too mausoleum-like.”

But within a year of her marriage the Princess died in child-birth, and was buried in a mausoleum within the park.

A simple mausoleum, about thirty feet square, and a few small private monuments, were all that was to be seen.

This probably explains its vicinity to the stately mausoleum of Ccilia Metella.

The mausoleum of the Emperor Humaione, very much in the same style as the mosque, was commenced by this monarch himself.

At the end of the garden, opposite the mausoleum, stands a small palace, principally belonging to the King of Lucknau.


On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mausoleum, such as: burial, cemetery, coffin, monument, vault, and catacomb.

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