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Definition of Burials

Burial
Burial Bur"i*al, n. [OE. buriel, buriels, grave, tomb, AS. byrgels, fr. byrgan to bury, and akin to OS. burgisli sepulcher.] 1. A grave; a tomb; a place of sepulture. [Obs.] The erthe schook, and stoones weren cloven, and biriels weren opened. --Wycliff [Matt. xxvii. 51, 52]. 2. The act of burying; depositing a dead body in the earth, in a tomb or vault, or in the water, usually with attendant ceremonies; sepulture; interment. ``To give a public burial.' --Shak. Now to glorious burial slowly borne. --Tennyson. Burial case, a form of coffin, usually of iron, made to close air-tight, for the preservation of a dead body. Burial ground, a piece of ground selected and set apart for a place of burials, and consecrated to such use by religious ceremonies. Burial place, any place where burials are made. Burial service. (a) The religious service performed at the interment of the dead; a funeral service. (b) That portion of a liturgy which is read at an interment; as, the English burial service. Syn: Sepulture; interment; inhumation.

Meaning of Burials from wikipedia

- burial practices. Natural burials have been attracting people for reasons outside of environmental and sustainability factors as well. Green burials appeal...
- engineer Andrew Scheps, while recording Burials in Los Angeles, California. In anti****tion of the release of Burials, AFI released the singles "I Hope You...
- 49.579°N 88.153°E / 49.579; 88.153 The Pazyryk (Russian: Пазырык) burials are a number of Scythian Iron Age tombs found in the Pazyryk Valley of...
- The Kuamoʻo Burials (also known as the Lekeleke Burial Grounds) is an historic Hawaiian burial site for warriors killed during a major battle in 1819....
- The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (also known as Three Burials) is a 2005 French-American neo-Western film directed by and starring Tommy Lee Jones...
- Burial is the debut studio album by London electronic producer Burial, released in 2006 on Kode9's Hyperdub label. Considered a landmark of the mid-2000s...
- Gorbachev (1931–present), Leader of the Soviet Union (1985 - 1991), (****ure burial site next to his wife, Raisa) Raisa Gorbachyova (1933–1999), a former "First...
- Honouring individuals with Burials and Memorials in Westminster Abbey has a long tradition. Henry III rebuilt Westminster Abbey in honour of the...
- technology and difficulties with sky burial have led to an increased use by commoners. The Tibetan sky-burials appear to have evolved from ancient practices...
- Instead, family tombs were constructed with p****ages that allow additional burials of relatives. Traditionally, the handling of deceased was considered unclean...