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funeral parlour

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(also funeral home, funeral chapel)

Definition of funeral parlour in English:

noun

An establishment where the dead are prepared for burial or cremation.
Example sentences
  • Geoff, who has two horses and four cats, will run Avalon Pet Funeral Service from his home, but hopes to establish a funeral home for pets in the near future.
  • After the cremation, the funeral parlor would be disinfected, the bureau said.
  • ‘Police are still busy conducting a head count at the hospital and the funeral parlour to establish exactly how many passengers were on board,’ he said.

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