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Juneteenth

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noun June·teenth \ˌjün-ˈtēn(t)th\

Definition of Juneteenth

  1. :  June 19 celebrated especially in Texas to commemorate the belated announcement there of the Emancipation Proclamation in 1865



Origin of juneteenth

blend of June and nineteenth


First Known Use: 1903


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