ossuary

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Synonyms for ossuary

a burial place or receptacle for human remains

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any receptacle for the burial of human bones

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The actual bone house is built by the visionary and eccentric Matt.
The bone house became, for her, a place of calm, comfort and unusual beauty.
The core of the petrous bone houses the labyrinth, cranial nerves VII and VIII, the internal carotid artery, and the jugular bulb.
175, for example, where "beinhusern' becomes bone houses rather that charnel houses and Cardinal Borromeo becomes an almost anonymous Carlo Borromea.