burial site


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Noun1.burial site - a tract of land used for burialsburial site - 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"
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Aki is interested in speaking to local people who might have organised a funeral in a natural burial site, or people who have purchased a plot in a natural burial site or considered doing so.
A design statement said: "While there is some provision within Solihull municipal cemeteries for multi-faith burial, the Muslim communities of the Solihull area and those of south Birmingham wish for an independent burial site in order that Muslim burials can be undertaken in accordance with the requirements of Sharia Law."
The Cherdashnyj Log-III burial site is located in the wide Tomsk Region, 4.5 km from the village of Nagornyj Ishtan.
Archaeologist of the local Gemersko-Malohontske Museum (GMM), Alexander Botos, said that the graves are part of a burial site where people were interred in the Bronze Age for 700 to 800 years.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The situation in the Rukban refugee camp in Syria continues to deteriorate, satellite images show that the number of graves on the makeshift burial site is rapidly increasing, Head of Russia's National Defense Control Center Colonel-General Mikhail Mizintsev stated on Friday.
One burial site was planned to serve Sanquhar and Kirkconnel, with another for the Stewartry which would have covered Dalbeattie and Castle Douglas.
A temporary burial site is being put up for unidentified bodies and body parts retrieved from the massive landslide at Natonin town in Mountain Province.
Renewable tenure refers to the process of purchasing rights for use of a burial site (or other interment site) for a specified period of time only, rather than forever, creating the opportunity to provide ongoing cemetery capacity.
The pre-Columbian burial site, known as Las Llamas, contains the skeletons of 140 children who were between the ages of five and 14 when they were ritually sacrificed during a ceremony about 550 years ago, experts who led the excavation told The Associated Press on Friday.
Cardiff Council is considering using a 12.5 acre site north of the M4 on the A469 as a new burial site.
A team of archaeologists have uncovered a 7,000-year-old Native American burial site in the Gulf of Mexico near Venice, off the coast of Florida.