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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An object (such as a coin or postage stamp) made to mark an event or honor a person adj. - Intended to honor an event or person.

Usage examples (36)
  • A commemorative plaque
  • Adjective : a commemorative monument; a commemorative dinner
  • This year, though, the announcer couldn't quite get the word commemorative out.
  • Rome exulted over fallen Jerusalem, and struck coins commemorative of the hard won victory. for more
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