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headstone

noun [C] uk   /ˈhed.stəʊn/  us   /-stoʊn/
a large stone that is put at one end of a grave with the name of the person who has died and other details such as the year they died
Translations of “headstone”
in Chinese (Traditional) 墓碑…
in Russian надгробный камень…
in Turkish mezar taşı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 墓碑…
in Polish nagrobek, płyta nagrobkowa…
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