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crypt

crypt

 
pronunciation:
krIpt
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part of speech: noun
definition: a burial chamber or underground vault, esp. one beneath a church.
His body was laid to rest in the family crypt.
similar words:
repository, vault
derivation: cryptal (adj.)
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The word crypt contains the following part:
crypt, crypto, cryph Greek root that means secret, hidden