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an act of placing a body in a grave or tomb

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the ritual placing of a corpse in a grave

concealing something under the ground

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New York residences who consent to the mass city burial may not realize that their deceased relatives, including babies, might be buried in trenches of 1,000 people on the island.
Other proposals contained in the Bill include the regulation of private burials (i.
In Port Loko District, a cemetery designated for Ebola victims, as well as community burials (burials conducted by burial teams using single graves dug by the community outside of an established cemetery) were evaluated.
Ebola infections occur during burials when family and community members perform religious rites that require directly touching or washing the body, which still contains high levels of Ebola virus; and when family members distribute personal property of the loved one, which may be infected with the virus.
The Rev Jonathan Rhodes, Rector of St Margaret's Church, said: "We're glad to be able to help the people of Brotton by opening St Margaret's churchyard for burials.
Andy Paling, managing director of GreenAcres, said: The concept of woodland burials aims to reinforce the principle of life''s regular renewal - 'the cycle of life' ' so to speak.
Permission for uncoffined burials can also be overruled if environmental health officers believe they could cause a danger to public or environmental health, if for example the cemetery was near a river.
This has led to criticism that Gwynedd's current rules cause anxiety and inconvenience to families having to seek burials of foetuses outside the county.
Without the extension councillors on the planning committee heard burial capacity for all but Jewish burials will expire by October 2013.
The Chevra Kadisha forum has presented its own plan for mass burial in the case of a multi-casualty incident.
Same-day burials will be available from the council's bereavement services seven days a week and some bank holidays.
The price of burials is up 15% and buying a plot for burial will cost around 20% more.
Not that it's necessarily going to be less expensive than more traditional burials, of course.
5 percent of their loved ones' ashes in the ocean during the annual public memorial for sea burials, which took place at Binhaiguyuan Cemetery in Fengxian district, Shanghai.
The Council also offers information on home burials.