Definition of gravesite in English:

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gravesite

Pronunciation: /ˈɡrāvsīt/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

The location of a person’s grave.
Example sentences
  • He kept a horse and a cow in his backyard, which was also ultimately home to as many as 18 canine gravesites.
  • Now Marcus, you and I were talking earlier about some of the names of possible bodies that might be in this gravesite.
  • Each year, Soldiers and other service members honor those who have served before them by placing flags on the gravesites.

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Syllabification: grave·site

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