in someone's memory

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Definition of in someone's memory

: made or done to honor someone who has died a monument in the soldier's memory He donated the painting in his wife's memory.

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“In someone's memory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20someone%27s%20memory. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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