Empire Day

noun
Em·​pire Day | \ ˈem-ˌpī(-ə)r- How to pronounce Empire Day (audio) \

Definition of Empire Day

: commonwealth day used before the official adoption of Commonwealth Day in 1958

First Known Use of Empire Day

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Empire Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Empire%20Day. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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