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Synonyms for catacomb

a burial place or receptacle for human remains

Words related to catacomb

an underground tunnel with recesses where bodies were buried (as in ancient Rome)

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Le superviseur general des monuments de Louxor Dr Mansour Barek a declare que la mission avait decouvert cinq catacombes rocheuses contenant 9 canopes utilises par les pharaons pour preserver les entrailles des defunts pendant les operations d'embaumement.
Il se rendra notamment au Musee Greco-Romain, aux catacombes de Kom Choikafa et a la Colonne de Pompee.