Commemoration meaning

kə-mĕmə-rāshən
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The act of commemorating.
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A celebration in memory of someone or something.
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Something that honors or preserves the memory of another.
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The act of honoring the memory of or serving as a memorial to someone or something.
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The act of commemorating; an observance or celebration designed to honor the memory of some person or event.
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Whatever serves the purpose of commemorating; a memorial.
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in commemoration of
  • in honor of the memory of
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

in commemoration of

Origin of commemoration

  • commemorate +‎ -ion, from Old French commemoration (French: commémoration), from Latin commemorationem, verb commemorare.

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