Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Interment; inhumation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun rare Interment; inhumation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun archaic burial, internment, inhumation; by association, death

Etymologies

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Latin humatio, French humare "to inter", compare French humus "earth"

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