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English definition of “gravestone”

gravestone

noun [C]     /ˈɡreɪv.stəʊn/ US  /-stoʊn/
a stone that shows where a dead person is buried , usually with the name and the years of birth and death of that person written on it → Compare headstoneGravestones and monuments
(Definition of gravestone noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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