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burial mound

noun
1.
a mound built over a grave or graves.
Compare barrow2 (def 1).
Origin of burial mound
1850-1855
1850-55
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Examples from the web for burial mound
  • The effigy mound is both a ceremonial mound and a burial mound.
  • It may be an artifact, burial mound or some other evidence of prehistoric humanity.

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