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Definition of the noun crematory

What does crematory mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: crematories

  1. a mortuary where corpses are cremated
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of crematory: crematorium
    • more generic terms: dead room / morgue / mortuary = a building (or room) where dead bodies are kept before burial or cremation
  2. a furnace where a corpse can be burned and reduced to ashes
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonyms of crematory: cremation chamber / crematorium
    • more generic word: furnace = an enclosed chamber in which heat is produced to heat buildings, destroy refuse, smelt or refine ores, etc.
    • more specific term: gas oven = a cremation chamber fueled by gas

Alternative definition of the noun crematory

noun

  1. The establishment or furnace that cremates bodies.

Definition of the adjective crematory

What does crematory mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. Pertaining to the act of cremating bodies.

Groups

  1. Crematory is a musical group.
  2. Crematory is a musical group.
    • album: "Denial"

Music

  1. "Crematory": Crematory is the fourth studio album by the German band Crematory, distributed through Massacre Records and Nuclear Blast Records. The album was also their first full German album.
  2. "Crematory" a.k.a. "Anthology 1987-1994: Crematory" is a musical album of Sarcasm.
    • released in (26 years ago)

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Google previewAnnual Report (1896)

by New York (State). Dept. of Health

distinguish; that deponent has been in and about said different works, and knows as a fact that said smells come from the works aforesaid; that the smell from said crematory is a sickening smell, and the smell from said rendering works is the.

Google previewWater & Sewage Works (1911)

In all ordinary cases, however, where mixed refuse is burned, natural draft alone is used, no blower or other machinery is attached, and therefore the Thompson crematory is a model of simplicity and economy, and is by far the most ...

Google previewWater and Sewage Works (1911)

In all ordinary cases, however, where mixed refuse is burned, natural draft alone is used, no blower or other machinery is attached, and therefore the Thompson crematory is a model of simplicity and economy, and is by far the most ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture (2013)

by Cyril M. Harris

crematory. cove ceiling, coved ceiling A ceiling having a cove at the wall lines, or elsewhere. cove ceiling. Louvre coved vault, cloistered arch, cloistered vault A vault composed of four quarter-cylindrical surfaces or coves, meeting in vertical ...

Google previewThe world-wide encyclopedia and gazetteer (1908)

by William Harrison De Puy

There has been a steady increase of interest in cremation in the United States since the first regular crematory went into operation in 1885. The United States Cremation Company of New York was among the first In the field. Its cinerator was ...

Google previewNew American Supplement to the Latest Edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica (1900)

by Day Otis Kellogg

There has been a steady increase of interest in cremation in the United States since the first regular crematory went into operation in 1885. The United States Cremation Company of New York was among the first in the field. Its cinerator was ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1908)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes

There has been a steady increase of interest in cremation in the United States since the first regular crematory went into operation in 1885. The United States Cremation Company of New York was among the first in the field. Its cinerator was ...

Google previewNew American Supplement to the New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica ... Illustrated with Hundreds of Portraits and Other Engravings (1905)

There has been a steady increase of interest in cremation in the United States since the first regular crematory went into operation in 1885. The United States Cremation Company of New York was among the first in the field. Its cinerator was ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)

latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature by Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith

There has been a steady increase of interest in cremation in the United States since the first regular crematory went into operation in 1885. The United States Cremation Company of New York was among the first in the field. Its cinerator was ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

Crematory- crematory (krem'at-o-re) .

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1915)

by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams

There are public libraries containing an aggregate of 250,000 volumes, several hospitals, and asylums, beautiful cemeteries, a crematory, and magnificent ...

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Video shows what crematory means. Pertaining to the act of cremating bodies.. Crematory Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...

Scrabble value of C3R1E1M3A1T1O1R1Y4

The value of this 9-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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