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Spanish translation of “tomb”

tomb

noun /tuːm/
a hole or vault in the ground in which a dead body is put; a grave
tumba
He was buried in the family tomb.
tombstone noun an ornamental stone placed over a grave on which the dead person’s name etc is engraved.
lápida sepulcral
(Definition of tomb from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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