cœmeteries

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cœmeteries

  1. plural of cœmetery
    • 1784 CE, Continuation of occaſional Remarks from Ruſſia, in The Gentleman’s Magazine, volume LVIII, page #520:
      That the banks of rivers ſhould he their only cœmeteries, may be explained from the ravages occaſioned by inundations, which may have left their carcaſes in theſe ſpots.