mortuary


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mortuary

a building where dead bodies are kept before cremation or burial

morgue, mortuary

A room or building for the holding and/or identification of dead bodies prior to burial or cremation.
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The Mortuary Services Office said it has long been committed to the innovation and improvement of mortuary services and breaking stereotypes associated with the funeral service profession.
The hospital's medical superintendent Felix Kimotho said the bodies have been lying at the mortuary since October 2017 last year.
Dr Angus McGregor, clinical director of pathology services at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, said he wanted to reassure the public that the service it operated was "safe" and that mortuary staff were "compassionate" and a "committed team".
The unidentified bodies have been lying at the mortuary for the last eight months.
Frank Whyte's relatives are trying to get mortuaries improved after being left "desolate" by the condition of Spynie mortuary in Moray.
The terrorists' bodies kept in the mortuary are evidence which prove that they were fidayeen.
The incharge of the facility, Mohammad Bilal, said that in the past 24 hours, some 200 bodies were brought at the mortuary from various parts of the city including from hospitals.
Chaotic scenes were observed at the Edhi Mortuary, located at Sohrab Goth, as many relatives were not able to find space for the bodies of their deceased relatives.
AP) -- Gateway Community and Technical College and the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science have signed an agreement enabling Gateway graduates to complete a bachelor's degree in Cincinnati in 16 months.
A case in point is Indian expat Kumar Vihara's body which is lying in Shaikh Khalifa Medical Hospital (SKMC) mortuary since June 2012.
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