- a wedding anniversary
- the 6-month anniversary of the accident
the anniversary of the invasion
The exhibit will close on the 100th anniversary of the artist's death.
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: a date that is remembered or celebrated because a special or notable event occurred on that date in a previous year
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to emit the high shrill tone of bagpipes
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