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  • n. Plural form of graveside.

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Examples

  • What's kind of interesting is that Israel itself has no shortage of gravesides of deceased saints.

    Rabbi Chaim Miller: Alternative Energy, Alternative Wisdom

  • Now, don't get me wrong, I may sport a beard and some other traditional trappings, but the idea of going to gravesides and asking the spirit of saintly rabbis to intercede on high still irks me out.

    Rabbi Chaim Miller: Alternative Energy, Alternative Wisdom

  • The memorandum was presented on the same day Donnelly and fellow TDs were celebrating mass at the gravesides of the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising, who were executed by the British.

    Barack Obama and the Queen to visit Ireland during its time of despair

  • We chant them in mosques or at gravesides or during weeklong retreats.

    The Best American Poetry 2010

  • Even at that early hour, there were any number of Mexican families already gathering at the gravesides of their loved ones, preparing for Dia de los Muertos.

    Masked

  • "I'm not trying to oppress anybody," says Harris Peters, one of the city's largest funeral operators, who complains that six of his ex-pensive coffin-lowering machines have recently been stolen from gravesides.

    Africa: Hustling For Corpses

  • I sat in the church hoping this man who had shepherded his family to gravesides so often could make it to the end of his remarks.

    No Excuses

  • Karp took a cab to the Irish cemetery in Yonkers and walked as briskly as his leg would allow up a grassy hill to where a crowd had gathered at the gravesides of Cian Magee and his parents.

    Malice

  • Mbeki, who spent a number of years in exile in Zambia, would have an opportunity to pay homage at the gravesides of African National

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • On this hillside of solemn remembrance, and at gravesides and veterans 'halls and in proud parades all across America, today we join as one people to appreciate a debt we can never fully repay.

    The Presidents Remarks At Arlington Cemetery

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