inhumation


verb (used with object), in·humed, in·hum·ing.

  1. to bury; inter.

verb

  1. (tr) to inter; bury
n.

1630s, noun of action from Latin inhumare (see inhume).

v.

c.1600 (implied in inhumed), from Latin inhumare “to bury,” literally “to put into the ground,” from in- “in” (see in- (2)) + humus “earth, soil” (see humus).

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