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noun 
  1. A hind in the year of its age.
  2. A framework of wood or metal placed over the coffin or tomb of a deceased person, and covered with a pall; also, a temporary canopy bearing wax lights and set up in a church, under which the coffin was placed during the funeral ceremonies.
  3. A grave, coffin, tomb, or sepulchral monument.
  4. A bier or handbarrow for conveying the dead to the grave.
  5. A carriage specially adapted or used for conveying the dead to the grave.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: lijkwagen
  • French: corbillard
  • German: Leichenwagen
    (trans-mid)
  • Spanish: coche fíºnebre
    (trans-bottom)
verb (hearses, hearsing, hearsed, hearsed)
  1. (dated) To enclose in a hearse; to entomb.

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