national day

noun

Definition of national day

: a day having significance for and usually celebrated throughout a nation the 26th is a national day of mourning and all activities ceaseStamps specifically : national holiday each colony tended to celebrate its own foundation day to the exclusion of the national day — Ira Raymond

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“National day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/national%20day. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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