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burying ground

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Definition of burying ground in English:

noun

Another term for burial ground.
Example sentences
  • The first thing you notice about New Orleans are the burying grounds - the cemeteries - and they're a cold proposition, one of the best things there are here.
  • Now a marble obelisk commemorated the sacredness of the little burying ground and into its face was carved the words, ‘The Lost Cause.’
  • In this Congress, the House Commerce Committee has become the burying ground for any legislation to curtail the greed of big tobacco.

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