WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
sep•ul•cher /ˈsɛpəlkɚ/USA pronunciation n. [countable]

    a tomb or grave.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

sepulchre, US sepulcher /ˈsɛpəlkə/ n
  1. a burial vault, tomb, or grave
  2. Also called: Easter sepulchre a separate alcove in some medieval churches in which the Eucharistic elements were kept from Good Friday until the Easter ceremonies
  1. (transitive) to bury in a sepulchre
Etymology: 12th Century: from Old French sépulcre, from Latin sepulcrum, from sepelīre to bury

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