Necropolises
Necropolis Ne*crop"o*lis, n.; pl. {Necropolises}. [NL., fr. Gr. ?; nekro`s a dead body, adj., dead + ? city.] A city of the dead; a name given by the ancients to their cemeteries, and sometimes applied to modern burial places; a graveyard. [1913 Webster]

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