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noun [countable] resting place pronunciation in American English /ˈrestɪŋ ˌpleɪs/
Word Forms
singularresting place
pluralresting places
  1. 1
    a place where a person or animal can stop and rest
    birds in search of a resting place
  2. 2
    formal the place where someone is buried
    someone’s final/last resting place: St. Petersburg was the final resting place of the Russian czars.


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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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