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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Interment  \In*ter"ment\,  n.  [OE.  enterment,  F.  enterrement  See 
  {Inter},  v.  t.] 
  The  act  or  ceremony  of  depositing  a  dead  body  in  the  earth; 
  burial;  sepulture;  inhumation.  --T.  Warton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  interment 
  n  :  the  ritual  placing  of  a  corpse  in  a  grave  [syn:  {burial},  {entombment}, 
  {inhumation},  {sepulture}] 




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