entomb entomb  /ɛn ˈtum/

Definition(s):

  • (v) place in a grave or tomb

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Usage(s):

  1. Workers from the National Atomic Energy Commission are preparing to entomb the lead container, the cesium and other contaminated material in concrete.
  2. Nisbet could find only one state-approved electronics hauler, which promised for $6,000 to entomb 300 pieces of e-waste in concrete before taking it all to a landfill.
  3. Rosen called the effort the first step in a plan to ''entomb'' the entire reactor in concrete.

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