Meaning of “crematorium” in the English Dictionary

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"crematorium" in British English

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crematoriumnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌkrem.əˈtɔː.ri.əm/ us /ˌkrem.əˈtɔːr.i.əm/ plural crematoriums or crematoria uk // us US also crematory, us /ˈkriː.mə.tɔːr.i/ uk

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

"crematorium" in American English

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crematoriumnoun [ C ]

us /ˌkri·məˈtɔr·i·əm, ˌkrem·ə-, -ˈtoʊr-/ plural crematoriums or crematoria /ˌkri·məˈtɔr·i·ə, ˌkrem·ə-, -ˈtoʊr-/

a building where dead people’s bodies are burned

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