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resting place

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Definition of resting place in English:

noun

Used in reference to the grave or death: he would share her final resting place in the cemetery
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  • Following the service, Father Ray's body was lowered to his final resting place in a grave in the Church's cemetery.
  • Moves are underway to commemorate the memory of a forgotten Westport soldier whose final resting place is an unmarked grave.
  • The latest find was the final resting place of an infant, carefully laid in a stone-lined hollow, with more stones placed on top of the body.

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