grave clothes

graveclothes

[greyv-klohz, -klohthz]
plural noun
the clothes or wrappings in which a body is buried; cerements.

Origin:
1525–35; grave1 + clothes

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grave clothes
 
pl n
the wrappings in which a dead body is interred

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