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cremate

(krē′māt″, kri-māt′) [L. cremare, to burn to ashes]
To reduce a dead body to ash by burning.
cremation (kri-mā′shŏn)
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April Hopkins, a Randolph woman who said she paid O'Donnell thousands of dollars to cremate her son, mother and granddaughter in 2011 and 2012, said she was angry when she heard about the cremated remains found in Somerville.
We would ask any family for whom we have been keeping cremated remains for over 20 years to contact us so that they can be returned to them.
We would ask any family for whom we have been keeping cremated remains for more than 25 years to contact us so they can be returned to them.
More people are choosing to be cremated for many different reasons," he said.
A total of 12 urns were found, one containing chain mail and cremated bone.
A HINDU healer has won the right to be cremated on a traditional funeral pyre.
Dead end A HUNGARIAN robber was cremated under the wrong name after stealing an ID card before collapsing with a heart attack.
It is tradition that Hindus are cremated and Muslims buried.
Summary: A devout Hindu has lost his High Court bid to be cremated on a traditional open-air funeral pyre.
ISLAMABAD, May 08, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Hindus in the United Kingdom have lost their battle in court to have the right to be cremated out in the open.
POLICE are making a fresh appeal for information about the body of a man who was wrongly cremated following an identity mix up.
A MAN was reunited with the father he thought he had cremated, after he saw him on television.