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pallbearernoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɔlˌbeər·ər/
a ​person who ​helps to ​carry a ​coffin (= a ​box that ​holds a ​deadbody) at a ​funeral or who ​walks beside it
(Definition of pallbearer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pallbearer”
in Chinese (Simplified) (葬礼中)抬棺材的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) (葬禮中)抬棺者, 扶靈者…
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