sepulchre

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sepulchre (plural sepulchres)

  1. A burial chamber.

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sepulchre (third-person singular simple present sepulchres, present participle sepulchring, simple past and past participle sepulchred)

  1. (transitive) To place in a sepulchre.
    • Milton
      And so sepulchred in such pomp dost lie / That kings for such a tomb would wish to die.

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