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Synonyms for charnel

a vault or building where corpses or bones are deposited

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gruesomely indicative of death or the dead

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The Charnel Ground" is a third extraordinary poem, detailing the lives of a Lower East Side apartment building, then moving out to the neighborhood streets: "On 13th Street the notary public sat in his dingy storefront, driver's lessons & tax returns prepared on old metal desks.
Charnelton Street - Day and night, portions of Charnel ton Street will be closed to traffic and on-street parking between West Sixth and 11th avenues.
Les images d'amour charnel, oE sont exposes la nudite et les baisers, contredisent l'image du demi-corps de sa femme brule
Nicole Contois, Meaghan Tantinarawat and Felicia Melendez of Auburn; Kelsey Berry, Adam Ugrinow, Matthew Chatham and Zoe Palmer of Charlton; Karen Bickley of Dudley; Morgan Boin, Alexia Jean and Chelsea White of Oxford; and Samantha Ferrantino, Shaelyn Floria, Mary Owens, Cassandra Valaouras, Michael Duteau, Charnel Byrnes, Christine Cimoch, Sarah Stefaniak and Randall White of Webster.
There are some works that have rarely travelled, like The Charnel House - this is quite wonderful that they were able to get the loan," enthuses Diana.
To donate to help create a water play feature in Charnel Mulligan Park, send a check referencing Charnel Mulligan Park to Eugene Parks Foundation, P.
He is the Philadelphia abortionist who ran what a grand jury report referred to as "a baby charnel house," where late-term, live babies, "big enough to walk around with me or walk me to the bus," as Gosnell joked, were delivered and then killed with a brutal "snip" to the spinal cord.
Jonathan Harvey - returning to the Playhouse Pablo Picasso's The Charnel House, Paris, 1944-1945, [umlaut] Succession Picasso/DACS 2009; below, fashion icon and pop star Lady Gaga Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake - coming to the Empire Theatre in Februa ary
But no one disputes the violence, quietly encouraged by Indonesia's Army, that has reduced East Timor into a smouldering charnel house.
Thursday when Eugene police arrested a 36-year-old man who had barricaded himself in an apartment unit in the 1300 block of Charnel ton Street.
BRIDGEWATER - Charnel Byrnes of Webster was among a small group of freshmen who arrived on Bridgewater State University's campus early to take part in a program designed to increase the number of students who graduate with science or mathematics degrees.
GENIUS: Pablo Picasso KEY WORKS: (Clockwise, above:) Monument to the Spaniards who Died for France, The Rape of the Sabine Women, and Dove (La Colombe) [umlaut] Succession Picasso/DACS 2009 GRIM: Picasso's The Charnel House, 1944-45 [umlaut] Succession Picasso/DACS 2009
Highlights of the Tate Liverpool exhibition will include his masterpiece The Charnel House 194445, marking 50 years since it was last seen in the UK.
The Grade ll listed property dates in part to the 13th century and is classed as an Ancient Monument site, containing remains of the Charnel House, built around 1224.