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mor·tu·ar·y

(mōr'chū-ār'ē),
1. Relating to death or to burial.
2. Synonym(s): morgue
[L. mortuus, dead, part. adj. fr. morior, pp. mortuus, to die]

mortuary

[môr′chəwer′ē]
Etymology: L, mortuarium, tomb
a building where the bodies of deceased persons are held for identification, postmortem examination, and preparation for burial or cremation.
The section in a hospital where the bodies of decedents or cadavers are stored before being sent either to a funeral home for burial services or to the coroner’s or state medical examiner’s office, if the cause of the death is uncertain or questionable.

mor·tu·ar·y

(mōr'chū-ar-ē)
1. Relating to death or to burial.
2. Synonym(s): morgue.
[L. mortuus, dead, fr. morior, to die]