Definition of Entombments

1. Noun. (plural of entombment) ¹



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Definition of Entombments

1. entombment [n] - See also: entombment

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Entombments

entodermic
entoderms
entoectad
entogastric
entogenous
entoglossal
entognath
entoil
entoiled
entoiling
entoils
entomb
entombed
entombing
entombment
entombments (current term)
entombs
entomere
entomeres
entomic
entomical
entomion
entomo-
entomobirnavirus
entomofauna
entomofaunae
entomofaunas
entomogenous
entomoid
entomolin

Literary usage of Entombments

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1. Geological Magazine by Henry Woodward (1902)
"Zones are not bands of rock merely, for the strata of a zone may be heterogeneous vertically or horizontally. The zones are really so many entombments of ..."

2. Man by Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland (1905)
"A comparison of the differences of the lengths and breadths of the crania from the earlier and later entombments, having regard to their probable errors. ..."

3. The Early Records of the Town of Providence by Providence (R.I.). Record Commissioners (1904)
"All entombments of the bodies of deceased persons except in North burial ground and Swan Point Cemetery are hereby prohibited ; provided, ..."

4. Mycenae: A Narrative of Researches and Discoveries at Mycenæ and Tiryns by Heinrich Schliemann, William Ewart Gladstone (1880)
"The first conclusion is that we cannot refer the five entombments in the Agora ... The second is that they are entombments of great, and almost certainly in ..."

5. The Federal Statutes Annotated: Containing All the Laws of the United States by William Mark McKinney, Charles C. Moore, Peter Kemper (1922)
"... etc., 10 Congressional control over memorials and entombments, 16 Conspicuously distinguished military or naval service as test of right to memorial, ..."

6. La démocratie libérale by Thomas Hodgkin, Etienne Vacherot (1892)
""Innocence," at last, after many entombments of lacerated carcases, which the Emperor had himself witnessed, was sent unharmed back to the woods as having ..."

7. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"They are, respectively, a list of the entombments of Roman bishops from Lucius to Sylvester (253-335), with the place of their burial, and a Depositio ..."

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