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Synonyms for sarcophagus
sɑrˈkɒf ə gəs; -ˌdʒaɪ, -ˌgaɪsar·coph·a·gus

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sarcophagusnoun

    a stone coffin (usually bearing sculpture or inscriptions)

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  1. sarcophagusnoun

    Synonyms:
    stone coffin

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  1. List of paraphrases for "sarcophagus":

    shelter, casing

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  1. Mathew Morris:

    A grave like this -- very elaborate stone sarcophagus, lead inner casket buried in a very prominent position in the church, close to the high altar -- you've got to think this person was important.

  2. Aiman Ashmawy Ali:

    One of the mummies had a trace of an arrow in the head, it proves he died in a conflict. Maybe that explains three mummies in one big sarcophagus.

  3. Aiman Ashmawy Ali:

    ( The) Ministry of Antiquities and the Egyptian government have procedures( for) checking any building before it is renewed or repaired, this sarcophagus was found according to regular procedures.

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