remembrance

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re·mem·brance

noun \ri-ˈmem-brən(t)s also -bə-rən(t)s\

: the act of remembering a person, thing, or event

: something that is done or made to honor the memory of a person, thing, or event

: a memory of a person, thing, or event

Full Definition of REMEMBRANCE

1
:  the state of bearing in mind
2
a :  the ability to remember :  memory
b :  the period over which one's memory extends
3
:  an act of recalling to mind
4
:  a memory of a person, thing, or event
5
a :  something that serves to keep in or bring to mind :  reminder
b :  commemoration, memorial
c :  a greeting or gift recalling or expressing friendship or affection

Examples of REMEMBRANCE

  1. <a happy couple with many fond remembrances of when they were dating in college>
  2. <she gave her boyfriend on the eve of his military service one of her lockets as a remembrance of their abiding affection>

First Known Use of REMEMBRANCE

14th century

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