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burial

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˈber.i.əl/
C2 the act of putting a dead body into the ground, or the ceremony connected with this: We went back to Ireland for my uncle's burial.
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in Korean 매장…
in Arabic دَفْن…
in Portuguese sepultamento, enterro…
in Catalan enterrament…
in Japanese 埋葬…
in Italian sepoltura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 埋葬, 葬禮…
in Russian похороны…
in Turkish defin, gömme, toprağa verme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 埋葬, 葬礼…
in Polish pogrzeb…
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