Meaning of “cremate” in the English Dictionary

"cremate" in British English

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cremateverb [ T ]

uk /krɪˈmeɪt/ us /ˈkriː.meɪt/

(Definition of “cremate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cremate" in American English

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cremateverb [ T ]

us /ˈkri·meɪt, krɪˈmeɪt/

to burn a dead person’s body

cremation
noun [ C/U ] us /krɪˈmeɪ·ʃən/

[ U ] The body was sent for cremation.

(Definition of “cremate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)