, pluralmausoleums, mausolea [maw-suh-lee-uh, -zuh-] /ˌmɔ səˈli ə, -zə-/ Show IPA
a stately and magnificent tomb.
a burial place for the bodies or remains of many individuals, often of a single family, usually in the form of a small building.
a large, gloomy, depressing building, room, or the like.
(initial capital letter) the tomb erected at Halicarnassus in Asia Minor in 350? b.c.