cremationist

cremationist

[kri-mey-shuh-nist]
noun
a person who advocates cremation instead of burial of the dead.

Origin:
1870–75; cremation + -ist

cremationism, noun
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cremate (krɪˈmeɪt)
 
vb
(tr) to burn up (something, esp a corpse) and reduce to ash
 
[C19: from Latin cremāre]
 
cre'mation
 
n
 
cre'mationism
 
n
 
cre'mationist
 
n

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