[greyv-klohz, -klohth z]
- the clothes or wrappings in which a body is buried; cerements.
Origin of graveclothes
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Related Words for grave clothesveil, cloak, pall, envelope, sheet, garment, dress, screen, cover, shelter, shade, wrap, vault, shadow, clothing, cerement, cerecloth
- the wrappings in which a dead body is interred
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