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graveyard

noun
     
grave‧yard [countable]
1MX an area of ground where people are buried, often next to a church [↪ cemetery, churchyard]
2 a place where things that are no longer wanted are left:
a graveyard for old cars
3 a place where people or things fail
WORD FOCUS: die WORD FOCUS: die
a ceremony for someone who has died: funeral a ceremony at which someone who has died is buried or burned
burial
when someone's body is put into the ground
cremation
when someone's body is burned
hearse
a large car that takes the body to the funeral
coffin
a box in which someone is buried or carried to the funeral
grave
the place where someone is buried
graveyard
/cemetery an area where dead people are buried
undertaker
someone who arranges funerals
the mourners
the people at a funeral
die

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