What does the word burial mean?

Usage examples for burial

  1. But we told them that arrangements had been made; that he would have a soldier's burial. – The Burial of the Guns by Thomas Nelson Page
  2. He asked for the name of the place of the burial. – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  3. British soldiers carried Napoleon from the house to the car that was to bear him to the burial place; but the horses that drew the car were four that had belonged to the late Emperor. – Napoleon's Young Neighbor by Helen Leah Reed