entomb

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French entomber (deposit in a tomb)

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Verb[edit]

entomb (third-person singular simple present entombs, present participle entombing, simple past and past participle entombed)

  1. (transitive) To deposit in a tomb.
  2. (figuratively, transitive) To confine in restrictive surroundings.

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