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Meaning of “funeral home” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of funeral home from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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funeral homenoun [C]

 us   /ˈfju·nər·əl ˌhoʊm/
a ​place where the ​bodies of ​deadpeople are ​prepared to be ​buried or ​burned
(Definition of funeral home from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “funeral home”
in Chinese (Simplified) 殡仪馆…
in Chinese (Traditional) 殯儀館…
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