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Synonyms for cinerarium

a burial place or receptacle for human remains

Synonyms for cinerarium

a niche for a funeral urn containing the ashes of the cremated dead


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It has three main parts: the low density burial area with individual graves partly dug into the hillside; an individual ossuary tower; and a cloistered ossuary and store for cinerary remains.
Together, the tombs housed 434 loculi for corpses, eight niches for cinerary urns, and three sarcophagi.
Services concession: Concession for the creation and management of the crematorium and the cinerary site
They practised both inhumation and cremation, and produced caskets in various sizes, the most common of which are cinerary urns made of alabaster and terracotta.
Services concession: Design, financing, construction, fitting out of a crematorium and its equipment and a contiguous cinerary site, operation of the crematorium at the risks and perils of the concessionaire.
As for his pieces of sculpture, he likes to picture the ancient rooms in which they resided some 2,000 years ago, and revels in the fact that some were formerly owned by popes and princes or are celebrated Grand Tour discoveries, such as the exquisitely carved Roman marble ornamental cinerary urn from the 1st century A.
Contract award: supply and installation of furniture for cinerary spaces
The two sculptures are linked by their strikingly bold strigilated decoration and may also have shared a similar function, since it seems likely that the vase is a cinerary urn.
Hannen the Vestry consent to a Faculty being applied for the purpose of constructing a Vault for Coffins, and a Columbarium over it for the reception of Cinerary Urns, for the use of the Hannen family who occupy several houses in the Village: the Building to be in accordance with the plans produced to the Vestry'.