burial ground

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burial ground

n
a graveyard or cemetery
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Noun1.burial ground - a tract of land used for burialsburial ground - a tract of land used for burials  
potter's field - a cemetery for unknown or indigent people
land site, site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"

burial ground

noun graveyard, cemetery, churchyard, necropolis, golgotha (rare), God's acre an ancient burial ground
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burial ground

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And so the field became the first burial ground in Boston.
This, it appeared, was the Indian burial ground, and had been used for generations.
Jago in the Cape de Verd Islands, I remember having seen in a ravine a retired corner covered with bones of the goat; we at the time exclaimed that it was the burial ground of all the goats in the island.
Undisturbed grassland found in burial grounds is often rich in wildflowers and meadow grasses, which support wildlife ranging from frogs to butterflies and voles.
Panaji (Goa) [India], Dec 1 ( ANI ): The City Corporation of Panaji (CCP) recently banned the recital of prayers via a loudspeaker/public address system at one of the largest Muslim burial grounds in the city.
Framework contract for the burial of burial ground and burial ceremonies at various cemeteries.
Work on the other one, the 618-11 Burial Ground by the parking lot of Energy Northwest's nuclear power plant, has yet to start.
His bolt-hole close to the pub dates back to the early 1400s, and a Baptist Chapel with burial ground was built alongside the old inn in the 1700s.
SIDON, Lebanon: A Roman wall and two burial grounds are among the latest archaeological treasures unearthed in the southern city of Sidon, which every now and then reveals another glimpse of its rich and ancient history.
IT'S hard to believe but Huddersfield's natural burial ground has been established for 10 years.
BOYLSTON -- Genealogist and historian Bruce Filgate will lead a presentation and tour of the Old Burial Ground on Saturday, Oct.
Sweida, SANA -- The national expedition working at the site of Tal Dubat Breikieh in Sweida Province has unearthed a burial ground dating back to the Middle Bronze Age circa 2000-2500 B.