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cremate

verb [T] uk   /krɪˈmeɪt/ us    /ˈkriː.meɪt/
to burn a dead person's body, usually as part of a funeral ceremony
cremation
noun [C or U] uk   /krɪˈmeɪ.ʃən/ us  
My dad's cremation was a sad affair.
Translations of “cremate”
in Korean 화장하다…
in Arabic يَحرِق الجُثّة…
in French incinérer…
in Turkish ölü yakmak…
in Italian cremare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火葬, 火化,焚燒(屍體)…
in Russian кремировать…
in Polish kremować…
in Spanish incinerar…
in Portuguese cremar…
in German einäschern…
in Catalan incinerar…
in Japanese (死体を)火葬する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火葬, 火化,焚烧(尸体)…
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