memorial park

noun

Example Sentences

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 His grandfather donated the land that became the memorial park, which is across Hero Street from Tony’s Grocery, which his grandfather founded 75 years ago. Christopher Borrelli, Chicago Tribune, 30 May 2022 Indeed, most of City Council did not support a memorial park dedicated solely to Mexican American soldiers. Christopher Borrelli, Chicago Tribune, 30 May 2022 Additionally, over 100 individuals have donated to make the memorial park a reality. Megan Becka, cleveland, 28 Apr. 2022 Other components – including streetlighting, a memorial park for veterans and a stormwater retention pond – will tie the development together. Bob Sandrick, cleveland, 28 Dec. 2021 In September, at a memorial park that sits where Mr. Ali was killed in 1978, activists organized a protest, holding aloft an empty coffin and silently marching through Brick Lane to the Truman Brewery. Shafi Musaddique, The Christian Science Monitor, 23 Nov. 2021 On the final day of a five-day funeral procession, Chun’s family held a funeral service at Seoul’s Severance Hospital before taking his remains to a memorial park for cremation. NBC News, 28 Nov. 2021 Located off the shores of Key Biscayne, Florida, the Underwater Cemetery at Neptune Memorial Reef is an underwater cemetery and memorial park for those who loved the ocean or otherwise have a strong connection to this area. Robin Raven, Forbes, 30 Oct. 2021 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 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1927, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of memorial park was in 1927

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“Memorial park.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/memorial%20park. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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