transsepulchral

sepulchral

[suh-puhl-kruhl]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or serving as a tomb.
2.
of or pertaining to burial.
3.
proper to or suggestive of a tomb; funereal or dismal.
4.
hollow and deep: sepulchral tones.

Origin:
1605–15; < Latin sepulcrālis. See sepulcher, -al1

sepulchrally, adverb
transsepulchral, adjective
unsepulchral, adjective
unsepulchrally, adverb
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sepulchral (sɪˈpʌlkrəl)
 
adj
1.  suggestive of a tomb; gloomy
2.  of or relating to a sepulchre
 
se'pulchrally
 
adv

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