ALL meanings of sepulcher

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  • noun sepulcher a tomb, grave, or burial place. 1
  • noun sepulcher Also called Easter sepulcher. Ecclesiastical. a cavity in a mensa for containing relics of martyrs. a structure or a recess in some old churches in which the Eucharist was deposited with due ceremonies on Good Friday and taken out at Easter in commemoration of Christ's entombment and Resurrection. 1
  • verb with object sepulcher to place in a sepulcher; bury. 1
  • noun sepulcher tomb 1
  • countable noun sepulcher A sepulcher is a building or room in which a dead person is buried. 0
  • noun sepulcher a vault for burial; grave; tomb 0
  • noun sepulcher a small, sealed cavity, holding martyrs' relics, in a flat rectangular or square stone forming the top or part of the top of an altar 0
  • verb transitive sepulcher to place in a sepulcher; bury 0
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