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urnfield

[urn-feeld] /ˈɜrnˌfild/
noun
1.
a Bronze Age cemetery in which the ashes of the dead were buried in urns.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; urn + field
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urnfield

/ˈɜːnˌfiːld/
noun
1.
a cemetery full of individual cremation urns
adjective
2.
(of a number of Bronze Age cultures) characterized by cremation in urns, which began in E Europe about the second millennium bc and by the seventh century bc had covered almost all of mainland Europe
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