Noun(1) a tract of land used for burials
(1) Both his parents are dead now and I'm really the only one whose left, and I keep an eye on the cemetery .(2) a military cemetery(3) Hugh Goudge, warden at the cemetery , said they were aware of the theft problem.(4) Thanks was extended to all who worked so hard in keeping the cemetery to such a high standard.(5) Some ask to be buried anonymously in a Zurich cemetery and a few have their bodies repatriated for burial.(6) Two years ago, the cemetery suffered from a spate of vandal attacks and several tombs were damaged.(7) She said there had been vandalism and regular drug dealing in the cemetery .(8) To her horror, she found there was no official record of James's burial in the cemetery .(9) We had experienced a really early summer and I can remember the girls at work used to go for lunch in the cemetery .(10) My wife and I sat in the churchyard looking at the magnificent views from the little cemetery at the back.(11) The management and development of public cemeteries must not rely only on graveyard charges.(12) I have seen the graves of the Indian soldiers in the military cemeteries of France.(13) The Home Office has launched a review of burial law because there is a shortage of space in cemeteries across Britain.(14) It was never a formal or tidy place, the very opposite of our municipal cemeteries and more like an unkempt churchyard.(15) Funerals are held in churches, and burials are in churchyards or public cemeteries .(16) Having looked in the local churchyards and cemeteries , I can find no trace of any Jacksons.
(1) cemetery :: begraafplaas
1. graveyard ::
2. churchyard ::
3. burial ground ::
5. necropolis ::
7. boneyard ::
8. potter's field ::
Different Formscemeteries, cemetery
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