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cenotaph

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Lincoln's cenotaph

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Etymology

From Ancient Greek κενός (kenos), empty) + τάφος (taphos), tomb).

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Noun

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cenotaph

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  1. A monument erected to honour the dead whose bodies lie elsewhere; especially members of the armed forces who died in battle.

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