Definition Of cemetery


a burial ground; a graveyard.

Funerals are held in churches, and burials are in churchyards or public cemeteries .

Example Of cemetery

  • a military cemetery

  • As a result councils, as the burial authority, must keep cemeteries safe.

  • Both his parents are dead now and I'm really the only one whose left, and I keep an eye on the cemetery .

  • Can I remind both children and parents that graveyards and cemeteries are not playgrounds.

  • Christians conduct burial rites in cemeteries , and some groups visit special sacred areas.

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