- a burial vault, tomb, or grave
- 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
- (transitive) to bury in a sepulchre
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
sep•ul•cher /ˈsɛpəlkɚ/USA pronunciation n. [countable] a tomb or grave.
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sepulchre, US sepulcher /ˈsɛpəlkə/ n
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