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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cremation  \Cre*ma"tion\  (kr?-m?"sh?n),  n.  [L.  crematio.] 
  A  burning;  esp.,  the  act  or  practice  of  cremating  the  dead. 
 
  Without  cremation  .  .  .  of  their  bodies.  --Sir  T. 
  Browne. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cremation 
  n  :  the  incineration  of  a  dead  body 




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