What Is a Sepulchre?

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A sepulchre refers to a burial chamber. This word is used to include a number of places used for internment, such as: Burial vaults, church monuments, crypts, hypogeum, mausoleum, kokh and sarcophagi. This term was developed in the 16th century.
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sep·ul·chre
[sep-uhl-ker]
NOUN, VERB (USED WITH OBJECT) [SEP·UL·CHRED, SEP·UL·CHRING. CHIEFLY BRITISH]
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A sepulchre refers to a burial vault, tomb, or grave. This chamber is usually engraved in stones. A sepulchre was mostly used during the Biblical times and medieval period for the burial of important persons in the society.
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Sepulchre is defined as 1. a place of burial : tomb 2. a receptacle for
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(sə-pŭl'krəl, -pʊl'-) adj. Of or relating to a burial vault or a receptacle for sacred relics. Suggestive of the grave; funereal. sepulchrally se·pul'chral
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Sepulchre mean burial chamber: a chamber that is used as a grave
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