Meaning of mortuary
Pronunciation: (môr'ch-er"ē), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -ar•ies,
- a customary gift formerly claimed by and due to the incumbent of a parish in England from the estate of a deceased parishioner.
- of or pertaining to the burial of the dead.
- pertaining to or connected with death.
- mortuary (Thesaurus)