(buries, burying, buried)
Etymology: Old English byrÄan
- To ritualistically inter a corpse in a grave or tomb. (see burial)
- To place in the ground. "bury a bone"
- To hide or conceal as if by covering with earth - "she buried her face in the pillow", "buried the secret deep inside"
- To put an end to; to abandon. "They buried their argument and shook hands"
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