of the day

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1 : served in a restaurant as a special item on a particular day What's the vegetable of the day? Our soup of the day is vegetable beef.
2 : of a particular period of time What were some of the popular movies of the day? We read old newspapers to learn of the important issues of the day.

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“Of the day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/of%20the%20day. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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