burial site


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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"
References in periodicals archive ?
One of the most significant markers missing is a 15-foot high marble kiosk said to have graced the burial site of Brevet Maj.
In the case of the missing body of South American leftist Che Guevara, it took years just to find the burial site.
The lamp is among other finds from an ancient burial site and now on display at the museum.
The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) will join Langhorne officials to dedicate an historical marker recognizing a Revolutionary War burial site at 11:30 a.
The Church has earmarked its first such burial site in Barton, Cambridgeshire, and hopes the first burials will take place there within two years.
The woodland burial site at Corstorphine Hill was opened by Edinburgh Council in 1995.
The latest green burial site plan ( where gravestones are banned, each grave is marked by a tree and coffins are often made of cardboard ( comes from farmer Keith Watson in Castleside, County Durham.
Scientific accounts from 1959 and 1965 of the Liujiang discoveries guided the new determination of the fossils' likely burial site.
Since Denbighshire sanctioned the first burial site in St Asaph, demand has grown.
Plans for the creation of a woodland burial site near Bromsgrove have upset local residents.
A dig is underway at a prehistoric burial site which is now a Wearside landmark.
Arruda's coffin was escorted to the burial site by more than 250 deputies from the Industry sheriff's station as bagpipes played.