o•bit•u•ar•yPronunciation: (ō-bich'OO-er"ē), [key]
—n., pl. -ar•ies,
a notice of the death of a person, often with a biographical sketch, as in a newspaper.
of, pertaining to, or recording a death or deaths: the obituary page of a newspaper.
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