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English definition of “cremate”

cremate

verb [T]
 
 
/krɪˈmeɪt/
to burn a dead bodyBurying, cremating and preserving bodies
cremation
 
 
/krɪˈmeɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
the ceremony where someone is crematedBurying, cremating and preserving bodies
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