cremation


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cre·mate

 (krē′māt′, krĭ-māt′)
tr.v. cre·mat·ed, cre·mat·ing, cre·mates
To incinerate (a corpse).

[Latin cremāre, cremāt-; see ker- in Indo-European roots.]

cre·ma′tion (krĭ-mā′shən) n.
cre′ma′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cremation - the incineration of a dead body
incineration - the act of burning something completely; reducing it to ashes
Translations
إحْراق جُثَّة ميـتـه
kremacezpopelnění
brændingkremering
líkbrennsla
kremácia
ölüyü yakma

cremation

[krɪˈmeɪʃən] Ncremación f, incineración f

cremation

[krɪˈmeɪʃən] nincinération f

cremation

nEinäscherung f, → Kremation f

cremation

[krɪˈmeɪʃn] ncremazione f

cremate

(kriˈmeit) , (ˈkriːmeit) verb
to burn dead (human) bodies. He asked to be cremated, not buried.
creˈmation noun
crematorium (kreməˈtoːriəm) noun
a place where cremation is carried out.

cremation

n. incineración.
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