casket

n.

  1. A small chest or box, esp. of rich material or ornamental character, as for jewels, etc.
  2. A kind of burial case.
  3. Anything containing or intended to contain something highly esteemed
  4. The body.
  5. The tomb.
  6. A book of selections.
  7. A gasket. See Gasket.

v. t.

  1. To put into, or preserve in, a casket.