Lincoln's Birthday

noun
\ ˈliŋ-kənz- How to pronounce Lincoln's Birthday (audio) \

Definition of Lincoln's Birthday

1 : February 12 observed as a legal holiday in many states of the U.S.
2 : the first Monday in February observed as a legal holiday by some states of the U.S.

First Known Use of Lincoln's Birthday

1898, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Lincoln's Birthday.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lincoln%27s%20Birthday. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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