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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
Translations of “cremate”
in Arabic يَحرِق الجُثّة…
in Korean 화장하다…
in Malaysian dikebumikan…
in French incinérer…
in Turkish ölü yakmak…
in Italian cremare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火葬, 火化,焚燒(屍體)…
in Russian кремировать…
in Polish kremować…
in Vietnamese hỏa thiêu…
in Spanish incinerar…
in Portuguese cremar…
in Thai เผาศพ…
in German einäschern…
in Catalan incinerar…
in Japanese (死体を)火葬する…
in Indonesian membakar, mengabukan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火葬, 火化,焚烧(尸体)…
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