in commemoration of

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Definition of in commemoration of

: in order to remember or honor (an important event or person from the past) A service was held in commemoration of the battle.

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“In commemoration of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20commemoration%20of. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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