A Lackadaisical Lexicon for Laggard Logophiles

CHARNEL

[noun]

1. a repository for the bones or bodies of the dead; a charnel house.

2. designated room where corpses are placed.

[adjective]

3. ghastly; sepulchral; deathly.

4. resembling, suggesting, or suitable for receiving the dead.

Etymology: from Old French, burial place, from Latin carnālis - fleshly, carnal.

[Davide de Agostini]

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