Definition for HEARSE

HEARSE, n. [hers. See Herse.]

  1. A temporary monument set over a grave. Weever.
  2. The case or place in which a corpse is deposited. Fairfax.
  3. A carriage for conveying the dead to the grave. [See Herse.]
  4. A hind in the second year of her age. Encyc.

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