inurnments

inurn

[in-urn]
verb (used with object)
1.
to put into an urn, especially ashes after cremation.
2.
to bury; inter.

Origin:
1595–1605; in-2 + urn

inurnment, noun
uninurned, adjective
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inurn (ɪnˈɜːn)
 
vb
1.  to place (esp cremated ashes) in an urn
2.  a less common word for inter
 
in'urnment
 
n

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