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committal (plural committals)
- The act of entrusting something to someone.
- The act of committing someone to confinement; an order for someone's imprisonment.
- The act of perpetrating an offence.
- The act of committing a body to the grave at a burial or to the furnace at a cremation.
the act of putting a body into a grave
committal (not comparable)
- Of or relating to a committee.