Commonwealth Day

noun

Definition of Commonwealth Day

: a holiday observed in parts of the Commonwealth of Nations formerly on May 24 as the anniversary of Queen Victoria's birthday and now on the second Monday in March

First Known Use of Commonwealth Day

1958, in the meaning defined above

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“Commonwealth Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Commonwealth%20Day. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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