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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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It makes it more personal," said Amanda who does everything herself from picking up the pet to cremating the body.
The bodies of 20 miners killed in explosion late last month were unearthed Monday as Chinese police continued to search for the mine owner who covered up the disaster by burying or cremating the victims, according to official media.
Another owner explained how cremating her labrador pet made sense.