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used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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a pile of wood or other burnable material — especially to burn a dead body as in a funeral rite
  • There was quite a good pencil drawing of a phoenix, that mythical bird that was supposed to burn itself on a funeral pyre and then rise up from its own ashes.
    p. 567.5

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