urn: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ûrn), [key]
- a large or decorative vase, esp. one with an ornamental foot or pedestal.
- a vase for holding the ashes of the cremated dead.
- a large metal container with a spigot, used for making or serving tea or coffee in quantity.
- the spore-bearing part of the capsule of a moss, between lid and seta.
- urn (Thesaurus)