a stone marker, usually inscribed, on a tomb or grave.

1555–65; tomb + stone Unabridged
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tombstone (ˈtuːmˌstəʊn)
another word for gravestone

Tombstone (ˈtuːmˌstəʊn)
a town in the US, in Arizona: scene of the gunfight at the OK Corral in 1881. Pop: 1547 (2003 est)

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Example sentences
No grave so far has had a tombstone or any other identifying label.
Tombstone, for example, was a movie that the studio decided not to even screen
  for the critics.
The sarcophagus was buried and covered by a marble tombstone.
He wrote the epitaph which was cut on his tombstone.
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