memorial park


Definition of memorial park

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Examples of memorial park in a Sentence

Forest Lawn in Glendale, California, is the memorial park that serves as the final resting place for many of Hollywood's greatest.
Recent Examples on the Web Hosted by the Medina Sunrise Rotary Club and the City of Medina, the solemn ceremony began inside the fire station, then processed to the adjacent memorial park. Mary Jane Brewer, cleveland, 12 Sep. 2021 On Monday, 55 gravestones that were once part of the prominent Columbian Harmony Cemetery in Washington, DC, were repatriated to a memorial park in Maryland. Emma Tucker And Laura Ly, CNN, 24 Aug. 2021 However, a cluster of Irvine residents, known as the Build the Great Park Veterans Cemetery, continued pushing to designate — and zone — ARDA for a veterans cemetery and memorial park. Los Angeles Times, 28 July 2021 Instead, many condominium owners have expressed hope that the government will purchase the property and build a memorial park. Washington Post, 9 July 2021 Today, the refugee camp his family called home has been turned into a memorial park; diorama displays surround rusting planes and tanks, an enormous concrete flyover looming overhead. Time, 23 June 2021 While plans are still being discussed, Kavin Ross, the chair of the oversight committee, said many in the community wanted the remains of victims to be reburied in Greenwood, possibly at an already existing memorial park. New York Times, 9 June 2021 An effort to turn the site into a memorial park failed in 1969, weighed down by politics. Globe Staff,, 25 Feb. 2021 Moubarak has designed a memorial park at the site, with the silos as a focal point, a remembrance ring at the crater, a museum and green space. Fox News, 10 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of memorial park

1927, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of memorial park was in 1927

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17 Sep 2021

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“Memorial park.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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