from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A slow, solemn funeral march.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. a piece of solemn music intended to be played as an accompaniment to a funeral procession.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A piece of solemn music played in funeral processions, especially at military funerals: as, the dead-march in Handel's oratorio of Saul.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a slow march to be played for funeral processions
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