Ossuary definitions

ŏsh'o͝o-ĕr'ē, ŏs'yo͝o-
A container or receptacle, such as an urn or a vault, for holding the bones of the dead.
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A container, as an urn or vault, for the bones of the dead.
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A container, receptacle, or building, such as an urn or vault, for holding the bones of the dead.
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Origin of ossuary

From Late Latin ossuārium (“charnel house"), from ossuārius (“of or for bones"), from compound of Latin os (“bone") + adjectival suffix -ārius (“of, related to").