the act of placing in a sepulcher or tomb; burial.
sepulcher; tomb.

1250–1300; Middle English < Old French < Latin sepultūra, equivalent to sepult(us) (past participle of sepelīre to bury) + -ūra -ure

sepultural [suh-puhl-cher-uhl] , adjective Unabridged
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sepulture (ˈsɛpəltʃə)
1.  the act of placing in a sepulchre
2.  an archaic word for sepulchre
[C13: via Old French from Latin sepultūra, from sepultus buried, from sepelīre to bury]

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The bodies of more than half of them were brought back for sepulture in their native valleys.
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