AskDefine | Define crematory

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1 a mortuary where corpses are cremated [syn: crematorium]
2 a furnace where a corpse can be burned and reduced to ashes [syn: crematorium, cremation chamber]

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  1. Pertaining to the act of cremating dead bodies.


  1. The establishment or furnace that cremates dead bodies.

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A crematory is a place where cremation takes place. May also refer to:

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