Meaning of “urn” in the English Dictionary

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"urn" in British English

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urnnoun [ C ]

uk /ɜːn/ us /ɝːn/

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

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urnnoun [ C ]

us /ɜrn/

a large, round container from which coffee or tea is served, or a decorative container, esp. one that holds the ashes of the body of a dead person after it has been cremated (= burned)

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