Columbarium Col`um*ba"ri*um, n.; pl. L. {Columbaria} [L. See {Columbary}.] (Rom. Antiq.) (a) A dovecote or pigeon house. (b) A sepulchral chamber with niches for holding cinerary urns. [1913 Webster]

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