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commemorative

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adjective com·mem·o·ra·tive \kə-ˈmem-rə-tiv, -ˈme-mə-; -ˈme-mə-ˌrā-tiv\

Simple Definition of commemorative

  • : intended to honor an important event or person from the past

Full Definition of commemorative

  1. :  intended as a commemoration; especially :  issued in limited quantities for a limited time to honor or feature someone or something <a commemorative stamp>

commemorative noun
com·mem·o·ra·tive·ly adverb

Examples of commemorative

  1. <commemorative stamps for the stars of American popular music>



1612

First Known Use of commemorative

1612

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