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a burial place or receptacle for human remains

Synonyms for tomb

a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)

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The dig is now in the second room of a vast ancient tomb in Amphipolis in northern Greece.
Katarin hypothesized in 1988 that ancient tomb builders recognized and selected these geological structures as favorable sites to locate and excavate Egyptian tombs.
The archaeologists working as part of the excavation uncovered the ancient tomb on Wednesday.
have been discovered and an ancient tomb that has not been fully studied.
Unsuspecting guests are seen on the show entering an ancient tomb where they are suddenly trapped with snakes and bats.
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (ITV Wales, 4pm) | Daredevil explorers Rick and Evelyn O'Connell are called into action when their son accidentally resurrects the evil Chinese Emperor Han from his ancient tomb.
Mohamed Ibrahim announced the discovery of the ancient tomb
You can see that a mosque was built on top of an old Christian church which may have been located above an ancient tomb.
Head of Bosra's Antiquities Department, Wafa al-Audi said that an ancient tomb was unearthed in a house for a citizen in Daraa dating back to Byzantine Era where three copper bracelets, an iron one in addition to some shards.
Summary: France handed back four fragments of an ancient tomb mural to Egyptian antiquities authorities on Friday and President Nicolas Sarkozy will return the fifth piece next week, the French culture
One day, a workman discovered a single stone, part of an ancient tomb, bearing the single Latin word "Resurgem", meaning "I shall rise again".
The Pharaoh now stands tall in front of the brand new ride, Laser Raiders, where visitors can make their way through an ancient tomb in search of hidden treasure, using laser guns to battle through a labyrinth, battling evil mummies and dodging traps and skeletons.
Archaeologists observe that even the ancient tomb workers were blindfolded during their transport to the West Bank, to ensure they did not know their exact location.
In 1936 an ancient tomb was opened and several loaves were discovered that were 3,500 years old
Father Vincent Morgan becomes immersed in a storm of controversy over the ancient tomb of Rozabal in Kashmir, which has contained the body of the saint Yuz Asaf since 112 A.