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Meaning of "crematorium" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CREMATORIUM

crematorium  [ˌkrɛməˈtɔːrɪəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CREMATORIUM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Crematorium is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CREMATORIUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

crematorium

Crematory

A crematory is a machine in which cremation takes place. Crematories are usually found in funeral homes, chapels, cemeteries, or in stand-alone facilities. A facility which houses the actual cremator units is referred to as a crematorium.

Definition of crematorium in the English dictionary

The definition of crematorium in the dictionary is a building in which corpses are cremated.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CREMATORIUM


auditorium
ˌɔːdɪˈtɔːrɪəm
cafetorium
ˌkæfəˈtɔːrɪəm
castoreum
kɑːˈstɔːrɪəm
conservatorium
kənˌsɜːvəˈtɔːrɪəm
eupatorium
ˌjuːpəˈtɔːrɪəm
haustorium
hɔːˈstɔːrɪəm
inclinatorium
ˌɪnklɪnəˈtɔːrɪəm
inhalatorium
ɪnˌheɪləˈtɔːrɪəm
moratorium
ˌmɒrəˈtɔːrɪəm
motorium
məʊˈtɔːrɪəm
muscatorium
ˌmʌskəˈtɔːrɪəm
natatorium
ˌneɪtəˈtɔːrɪəm
praetorium
priːˈtɔːrɪəm
sanatorium
ˌsænəˈtɔːrɪəm
sanitorium
ˌsænɪˈtɔːrɪəm
scriptorium
skrɪpˈtɔːrɪəm
succinctorium
ˌsʌksɪŋkˈtɔːrɪəm
sudatorium
ˌsjuːdəˈtɔːrɪəm
tentorium
tenˈtɔːrɪəm
vomitorium
ˌvɒmɪˈtɔːrɪəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CREMATORIUM

crem
cremaillere
cremains
cremaster
cremate
cremation
cremationist
cremator
crematoria
crematorial
crematories
crematory
cremini
cremocarp
Cremona
cremor
cremorne
cremosin
crena
crenate

WORDS THAT END LIKE CREMATORIUM

anticlinorium
appressorium
aquarium
archesporium
aspersorium
ciborium
cladosporium
corium
emporium
exosporium
livermorium
lubritorium
mesothorium
ostensorium
pastorium
radiothorium
sensorium
suspensorium
synclinorium
thorium
triforium

Synonyms and antonyms of crematorium in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «crematorium» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CREMATORIUM

Find out the translation of crematorium to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of crematorium from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «crematorium» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

火葬场
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

crematorio
570 millions of speakers

English

crematorium
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

श्मशान
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مَحْرَقَة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

крематорий
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

crematório
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শ্মশান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

crématorium
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Krematorium
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Krematorium
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

火葬場
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

화장장
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Crematorium
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đài hỏa táng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சுடுகாடாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्मशानभूमी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

krematoryum
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

crematorio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

krematorium
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

крематорій
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

crematoriu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κρεματόριο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

krematorium
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

krematorium
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

krematorium
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of crematorium

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CREMATORIUM»

The term «crematorium» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.170 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CREMATORIUM» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about crematorium

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QUOTES WITH «CREMATORIUM»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word crematorium.
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Simon Schama
It's not right to think about all of Jewish-German history as shrouded by the smoke of the crematorium.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CREMATORIUM»

Discover the use of crematorium in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to crematorium and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Crematorium
A page-turning crime novel/suspense thriller about the nature of fatd revenge.
David H Schleicher, 2001
2
Crematorium for Phoenixes
Nikola Yanchovichin. f QREMATORLUM HWENI YANCHOVIGHIN Crematorium for Phoenixes Nikola Yanchovichin Crematorium for Phoenixes All Rights. Cover.
Nikola Yanchovichin, 2014
3
Encyclopedia of Cremation
much of the crematorium's advanced design, based on the newest Dutch and British crematoria. However, the application aroused strong and increasing local opposition, with residents' associations lodging various official objections, mostly  ...
Douglas J. Davies, Lewis H. Mates, 2010
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Anatomy of the Auschwitz Death Camp
meted drastically with crematorium IV out of service and II stopped. Only crematorium I in the main camp and V, which had a fragile furnace that might quit at any moment if pressed too hard, were in operation. Crematorium III was finally  ...
Yisrael Gutman, Michael Berenbaum, 1998
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The Case for Auschwitz: Evidence from the Irving Trial
In January 1942, the numbers were 150,000 inmates, 57,000 corpses per month (Crematorium 2: 40,0000; two auxiliary crematoria in Birkenau: 8,500 eachl, and 75,600 morgue units (300,000 cu ft.1. In May 1942, the figures were 150,000 ...
Robert Jan Pelt, 2002
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A Guide to the C. S. Lewis Tour in Oxford
at this stage that Oxford Crematorium Ltd is privately owned and, although the Crematorium Superintendent has no objection to visitors to the Garden of Remembrance, there is, in fact, a service held at the Crematorium every fifteen minutes ...
Ronald K. Brind, 2006
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Management of Radionuclide Therapy Patients
radionuclide-therapy patient dies outside the treating facility, families should inform crematorium personnel that the body might contain activity. Crematorium personnel should contact the radiation oncologist, nuclear-medicine physician, ...
‎2007
8
Inside the Gas Chambers: Eight Months in the Sonderkommando ...
He survived: this is his story. Published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This is a unique, eye-witness account of everyday life right at the heart of the Nazi extermination machine.
Shlomo Venezia, 2013
9
Buildings and Structures in Barnet: Golders Green ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Books, LLC, General Books LLC, 2010
10
Holocaust: The Nazi Persecution and Murder of the Jews
The installation of a gas chamber in the new crematorium corresponded to what had already been done provisionally in the old crematorium; it was nothing really new, and it was primarily used on non-Jewish victims who were being murdered  ...
Peter Longerich, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CREMATORIUM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term crematorium is used in the context of the following news items.
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Flintshire crematorium protesters demand answers from funeral …
Protesters are demanding answers from a Flintshire funeral director who withdrew his appeal after his bid to build a crematorium failed. «Daily Post North Wales, Jul 15»
2
Cherokee County residents upset over proposed crematorium
The funeral home could include a crematorium, which has residents outraged. In protest, thoey filled the meeting that began at 6:30 p.m. and ... «WSB Atlanta, Jul 15»
3
Crematorium partnership a win, win
“When we put in a proposal to operate Five Rivers Crematorium for the city, that was part of our plan,” Gunn said the day after city council ... «Williams Lake Tribune, Jul 15»
4
Grieving granddad appeals for change at Stafford Crematorium
A GRANDDAD is appealing for change at Stafford Crematorium after his son-in-law's memorial mysteriously vanished. Ken Hall, 69, from ... «Staff Newsletter, Jul 15»
5
Work to begin on £1.6 million revamp of Crewe Crematorium
As part of the £1.3 million scheme, which starts on Monday July 6, Crewe Crematorium, based at Crewe Cemetery, will get a single-storey extension to the front ... «Crewe Guardian, Jul 15»
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Plans for North Herts crematorium on landfill site near Hitchin revealed
The developers behind a proposal to build a crematorium and memorial park near Hitchin believe the scheme would provide a much-needed ... «Comet 24, Jul 15»
7
Crematorium plan has Shannon fired up
PLANS to site a crematorium in Shannon have provoked residents to take their fight beyond the planning process in a bid to convince the local ... «Limerick Post, Jul 15»
8
HC quashes decision on crematorium
The court, while quashing the resolution, observed that the panchayat was free to explore the option of installing an electronic crematorium to ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
9
Expect an open day with a difference at crematorium
Colchester's crematorium, in Mersea Road, will be open to give visitors an understanding of what happens during the cremation process. «Gazette, Jul 15»
10
Crematorium's parking shortage will be investigated
Bedford Borough Council's Environment Committee has been tasked with investigating the shortage of parking spaces at Bedford's Norse ... «Bedford Today, Jul 15»

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