A burial ground, especially one beside a church: he was buried in the graveyard of St Mary’s parish church a state-sponsored graveyard of artistic ambition
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- He was buried beside my mother in the graveyard beside the church in the little town near our ranch.
- The graveyard was used from the beginning, as poor people who went to the workhouse couldn't afford to be buried in the church graveyards.
- She cycled on, through the winding streets of the village to the graveyard beside the old stone church.