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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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

Etymologies

From Latin cremātiō. (Wiktionary)

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