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noun [C] uk   /sɑːˈkɒf.ə.ɡəs/  us   /sɑːrˈkɑː.fə-/ (plural sarcophagi )
a stone coffin, which was used in ancient times and is often decorated
Translations of “sarcophagus”
in Chinese (Traditional) (常有紋飾的古代)石棺…
in Chinese (Simplified) (常有纹饰的古代)石棺…
(Definition of sarcophagus from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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