The pharohs were entombed in the pyramids.Licensed from iStockPhoto
- to place in a tomb or grave; bury
- to be a tomb for
Origin: Middle English entoumben ; from Old French entoumber: see en- and amp; tomb
- entombment noun
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transitive verb en·tombed, en·tomb·ing, en·tombs
- To place in or as if in a tomb or grave.
- To serve as a tomb for.
- en·tombˈment noun