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[sem-i-teer-ee-uh l, -tair-]
  1. of or relating to a cemetery or to burial.
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Origin of cemeterial

First recorded in 1600–10; cemetery + -ial
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of cemeterial

  • The attention of this gentleman was arrested by this smallness of cemeterial dimensions, or place of burial.

    Scenes and Adventures in the Semi-Alpine Region of the Ozark Mountains of Missouri and Arkansas

    Henry Rowe Schoolcraft