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Synonyms for burial

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an act of placing a body in a grave or tomb

Synonyms for burial

the ritual placing of a corpse in a grave

concealing something under the ground

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Burial ceremonies tend to be divided into three main parts: eulogising in honour of the deceased, homily and final burial rites.
She has been researching tree burial in Japan for several years, which is a new practice to bury cremated remains in the ground and plant a tree for memorial instead of conventional gravestones.
The natural burial ground, with space for more than 5,000 plots, had been earmarked for Bobbington but was turned down by council planners, who were not prepared to allow green belt land to be developed.
An opposition member of Punjab Assembly, Malik Zaheer Iqbal, has filed a resolution in the provincial assembly, criticizing the government's proposal to impose 1500 rupees tax on burial of deceased at cemeteries in the province.
DUBAI: The UNESCO World Heritage Committee added Bahrain's Dilmun Burial Mounds to the World Heritage List on Saturday for its "globally unique characteristics."
It will also ease the growing pressure on the number of burial spaces available across the two towns.
Chairman of the burial committee, who is also the Kabarak University Vice-Chancellor Prof Henry Kiplagat said the burial plans that have been going on for the last one week have been finalised to give him a befitting send-off.
The biggest increase is in Poole, Dorset, where burial costs have shot up by 124 per cent from PS1,450 to PS3,255.
The number of so-called environmentally friendly burials has increased over the past five years in Taipei, an indication of the growing acceptance among people in the capital of Taiwan that burials should impact the environment as little as possible.
It will be open for burial soon after the completion of its first phase in June 2019.
A "backyard burial" involves burying a person on residential property, or on land that's privately owned and hasn't been endorsed as an official cemetery.
Botswana Land Board and Local Authorities and Health Workers Union (BLLAHWU) has been commended for initiatives among them the burial society, which is of service to the community.
Interest in green burials is on the rise, and internments of unembalmed bodies are likely to further disrupt an industry already challenged by the rising popularity of cremations, according to the Natural State Burial Association.
Allowing the burial of ousted dictator Ferdinand Marcos' remains at the Libingan ng mga Bayani brought Filipinos and families of martial law victims closure, the justice who penned the ruling said.