What are the antonyms for INHUMATION?

  • cremation, disinterment.

Synonyms for INHUMATION

Usage Examples for INHUMATION

  1. In our country we have had instances of women and children, who have been buried in the snow for two months, and yet have been taken out alive, and have recovered, although they had little or no nourishment during their inhumation. - "The Pacha of Many Tales" by Captain Frederick Marryat
  2. The spot of their re- inhumation has been forgotten, and this treasure is now lost to science. - "A Manual of the Antiquity of Man" by J. P. MacLean