cenotaph definition

  • noun:
    • A monument erected in honor of a dead person whose remains rest somewhere else.
    • A monument erected to honour the lifeless whose figures rest somewhere else; specifically people in the armed forces whom passed away in fight.
    • An empty tomb or a monument erected in honor of someone who is hidden elsewhere.
    • a clear tomb erected honoring some deceased person; a sepulchral memorial erected to a single who is buried somewhere else.
    • a monument created to honor men and women whose stays tend to be interred somewhere else or whose remains can't be recovered
    • A monument erected in honor of a dead person whoever remains rest elsewhere.
    • A monument erected to honour the dead whose bodies lie elsewhere; especially members of the military who died in battle.
    • An empty tomb or a monument erected in honor of a person who is buried elsewhere.
    • a clear tomb erected in honor of some dead person; a sepulchral monument erected to at least one who's hidden somewhere else.
    • a monument developed to honor people whoever remains are interred elsewhere or whose continues to be is not restored
  • others:
    • To honor or commemorate with a cenotaph.
    • To honor or commemorate with a cenotaph.

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