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mortuary

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɔː.tjʊ.ri/ us    /ˈmɔːr.tʃu.er.i/
UK (US morgue) a building, or a room in a hospital, where dead bodies are kept so that they can be examined before the funeralFunerals US for funeral parlourFunerals
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