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Inter GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Inter GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

/ɪnˈtɜːʳ/ (verb)

to bury a dead body or corpse, entomb, lay to rest, inhume

Burial or interment is a method of final disposition wherein a dead person or non-human animal is placed into the ground. This is usually accomplished by excavating a pit or trench, placing the deceased in it, and covering it over. A funeral is a ceremony that accompanies the final disposition. Humans have been interring their dead since shortly after their origin. Burial is often seen as indicating respect for the dead.


Antonyms: disinter, unearth, exhume

Noun: interment

Prefix: -inter: between or among people, places or things

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