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Synonyms for crypt

Synonyms for crypt

a burial place or receptacle for human remains

Words related to crypt

a cellar or vault or underground burial chamber (especially beneath a church)

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The crypt was first opened to the public 16 years ago and Ken has donated thousands of euro towards the charity.
Tickets are available online - search Ales From The Crypt for more.
Snake Davis: Classic Sax Solos is on at Middlesbrough Town Hall Crypt on Thursday, September 24, at 7.
Patrick's Church, just announced the opening of the Hotel Crypt, a novelty lodging experience forged from a crypt in the neighboring chapel of the former St.
The chapel crypt had the air of a modern forensic laboratory transported to a medieval location, with more than 20 experts at work with white lights under a vaulted ceiling Saturday.
On d 21, villus height, crypt depth and villus height to crypt depth ratio of duodenum, jejunum, and ileum were significantly increased for birds fed with DFM (DFM 30 and DFM 60) compared to the control and virginiamycin groups (p < 0.
Initial tests have indicated there are at least three tombs in the crypt and it is thought the human remains contained within could date back as far as Tudor times.
A particular feature of the 900-year-old crypt is an interior window which is in fact an exterior window of the original structure - before an extension was added.
Gary Johnson, the firm's business manager, said: "John Cotton has long-standing ties with St George's Crypt and we're very proud to support them in their mission to provide comfort and assistance to the homeless and disadvantaged.
This consultation relates to the award of a contract for project management on the restoration of the crypt and the sacristy of the Basilica of Notre-Dame du Port.
Whereas in control duodenal biopsy specimens the Ki-67 PI was restricted mostly to the crypt base, with occasional Ki-67-positive proliferating cells in duodenal villi, in active celiac disease the Ki-67 PI was higher both in the mucosal crypts and in the flattened mucous epithelium.
Two months later, they were re-buried at his Graceland home after a failed attempt to steal the singer's body from the crypt.
said the original crypt of Elvis Presley will be sold to the highest bidder as part of his "Music Icons" auction in June.
Other important burial chambers include the one found in al-Sejen neighborhood in 2005 which contains a family crypt carved in stone two meters beneath the earth.
If you fancy something a bit more musical, visit Sir Edwin Lutyen's Crypt on Saturday, September 17.