English version

funeral home

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Buildings
funeral homeˈfuneral home (also funeral parlour) noun [countable]  TBBthe place where a body is kept before a funeral
Examples from the Corpus
funeral homeBlack day A funeral home was throwing open its doors today with guided tours around the coffins, memorial stones and hearses.One of his houses is now a funeral home.The afternoon papers are on the back seat and he reads them until the limousine stops in front of a funeral home.After passing a State board licensing examination, new funeral directors may join the staff of a funeral home.I could have asked to go to the funeral home for a last view, to have the coffin unscrewed.The funeral home brought her directly from the morgue this morning, and she may still be cold.
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