Definition of 'catafalque'
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He lay as though upon a catafalque in the dimly lit room, while memories came to pay their respects. SACRAMENT (2001)That was all, a massive bed, upon which my father's wife lay like a body on a catafalque. GALILEE (2001)he asked the Father when he'd got to the other side of the catafalque. COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
It felt good to rise to motion after the long hours inside Niigata's stupefying catafalque. FLOATING CITY (2001)
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Used Rarely. catafalque is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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