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crematorium

noun [C] uk   /ˌkrem.əˈtɔː.ri.əm/  us   /-ˈtɔːr.i-/ (plural crematoriums or crematoria uk   // us   ) (US also crematory,  us   /ˈkriː.mə.tɔːr.i/ uk   )
a building where dead people's bodies are burned, usually as part of a funeral ceremony
Translations of “crematorium”
in Korean 화장터…
in Arabic مَكان لإحراق الجُثَث…
in Portuguese crematório…
in Catalan crematori…
in Japanese 火葬場…
in Italian crematorio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火葬場…
in Russian крематорий…
in Turkish ölü yakım binası, krematoryum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火葬场…
in Polish krematorium…
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