[ kree-mey-ter ]
/ ˈkri meɪ tər /
a person who cremates.
a furnace for cremating dead bodies.
an incinerator, as for garbage.
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British Dictionary definitions for cremator
/ (krɪˈmeɪtə) /
British a furnace for cremating corpsesAlso called (esp US): cinerator
a person who operates such a furnace
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