Rizal Day

noun
Ri·​zal Day | \ rə̇ˈzäl-, rēˈsäl-\

Definition of Rizal Day

: December 30, observed as a legal holiday in the Philippines in commemoration of the death of the Filipino patriot José Rizal in 1896

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after José Rizal †1896 Philippine patriot

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“Rizal Day.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Rizal%20Day. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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