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English definition of “mortuary”


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