Word forms: resting places
1. countable noun A resting place is a place where you can stay and rest, usually for a short period of time. ⇒ The area was an important resting place for many types of migrant birds. 2. countable noun [usu with poss] You can refer to the place where a dead person is buried as their resting place or their final resting place. [+ of] ⇒ The hill is supposed to be the resting place of the legendary King Lud.
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