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shroud

noun [C]
 
 
/ʃraʊd/
a cloth used to cover the body of a dead personBurying, cremating and preserving bodiesCoverings and layers
Translations of “shroud”
in Spanish mortaja, velo…
in French linceul, voile…
in German das Leichentuch, die Hülle…
in Chinese (Traditional) 布, 裹屍布…
in Russian саван…
in Turkish kefen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 布, 裹尸布…
in Polish całun…
(Definition of shroud noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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