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- n. A burning; especially the act or practice of cremating the dead, burning a corpse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A burning; esp., the act or practice of cremating the dead.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act or custom of cremating; a burning, as of the dead; incineration; incremation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the incineration of a dead body
From Latin cremātiō. (Wiktionary)