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- n. Plural form of ash.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. The earthy or mineral particles of combustible substances remaining after combustion, as of wood or coal.
- n.pl. Specifically: The remains of the human body when burnt, or when “returned to dust” by natural decay.
- n.pl. The color of ashes; deathlike paleness.
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