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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)
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urnnoun [C]

uk   /ɜːn/ us   /ɝːn/
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