Etymology

1. cremation

noun. ['kriːˈmeɪʃən'] the incineration of a dead body.

Etymology

  • crematio (Latin)
  • cremo (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Cremation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

How do you pronounce cremation?

Pronounce cremation as kriˈmeɪʃən.

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Example sentences of the word cremation


1. Noun, singular or mass
You may help a person's family plan the cremation and any related service as well.

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