commemorative

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adjective com·mem·o·ra·tive \kə-ˈmem-rə-tiv, -ˈme-mə-; -ˈme-mə-ˌrā-tiv\

Definition of commemorative

  1. :  intended as a commemoration; especially :  issued in limited quantities for a limited time to honor or feature someone or something a commemorative stamp

commemorative

noun

commemoratively

adverb

Examples of commemorative in a Sentence

  1. commemorative stamps for the stars of American popular music

1612

First Known Use of commemorative

1612

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COMMEMORATIVE Defined for English Language Learners

commemorative

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adjective com·mem·o·ra·tive \kə-ˈmem-rə-tiv, -ˈme-mə-; -ˈme-mə-ˌrā-tiv\

Definition of commemorative for English Language Learners

  • : intended to honor an important event or person from the past



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