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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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The three cremators in Huddersfield and two in Dewsbury currently handle around 3,000 cremations a year.
Phil Long - Cremator Operator Phil Long has worked in the committal room at Gwent Crematorium for 13 years but has been around the deceased for much of his working life.
How long before the coffin goes into the cremator after the service?
These are actually the two major elements alternating in The Cremator: a swinging waltz melody and almost inert choral areas in thick clusters expanding from a single voice to the entire scope of a mixed chorus, remotely reminiscent of the liturgical music of Tibetan Buddhism.
"The cremators were brought in for quarantine and it was a courtesy to the public to allow owners to cremate their animals and get the ashes, but pet owners have turned it into a burden on the ministry as they want to be in the room when the animal goes in, which is a safety concern."
The facility is designed to have four gas cremators for Hindus, Sikhs and Buddhists as well as burial grounds for Muslims and Christians, said YA Rahim, president of the Indian Association Sharjah (IAS), which is executing the over Dh5million project.
"Recently, the only cremator in use developed a technical fault and cremations booked into Pentrebychan were moved to other crematoria in the area while the repair took place.
Other families have been told that despite the wishes of their recently departed, they will have to be buried rather than cremated because they will not fit in the cremator.
The coffin is placed in the cremator; here there is only room for one cremation at a time so it is impossible to cremate two bodies simultaneously.
Cremator: Mon ami, "guitar?" Is zat zee ting I 'ave been hitting to make zee noises zis 'ole time?
"He said they'd cremated many large people after their local cremator wasn't big enough for supersized coffins to pass through the opening."
The home, East Harlem's New York Mortuary Service, promised Kittredge a box of ashes but said nothing of its bigger plans for her father, who would not make it to the cremator whole.