committal

[kuh-mit-l]
noun
an act or instance of committing; commitment.

Origin:
1615–25; commit + -al2

self-committal, noun
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Example sentences
The coffins were brought to the open plaza for the committal service.
We recommend expensive baskets and living plants be taken home following the
  committal service.
Committal shelters are for services only, no loitering.
For safety reasons, these services are held in committal shelters located away
  from the gravesite.
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