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English definition of “entomb”


verb [T often passive] uk   /ɪnˈtuːm/ formal us  
to bury someone or something: The nuclear waste has been entombed in concrete many metres under the ground.Enclosing, surrounding and immersingBurying, cremating and preserving bodies
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