What are subsidiary tombs?

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Semerkhet - Tomb
... Flinders Petrie at Abydos and is known as "Tomb U" ... around ten metres east outside the tomb and has a base slope of 12° ... Inside the tomb the ramp shows irregular graduations ...

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