Definition of Incinerations
1. incineration [n] - See also: incineration
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Literary usage of Incinerations
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"The total number of incinerations at Père Lachaise down to December 3151, 1906 (including both classes) was 86962; but the employment of cremation for the ..."
2. Earth-burial and Cremation: The History of Earth-burial with Its Attendant by Augustus Gardiner Cobb (1892)
"We know of many incinerations that have occurred as a direct result of the satisfaction afforded by other incinerations preceding them. ..."
3. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1902)
"At the close of this article are appended tables showing the location of crematories and annual number of incinerations for the whole country. ..."
4. A Handbook for Cane-sugar Manufacturers and Their Chemists by Guilford L. Spencer (1917)
"Muffle for incinerations 255 75. Apparatus for Weighing a Unit Volume 202 76. Inversion Flask • 269 77. ..."
5. A Quartercentury of Cremation in North America: Being a Report of Progress by John Storer Cobb (1901)
"The certificates issued to these members are transferable, and are available for incinerations in Cincinnati, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Fort Wayne, ..."