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Veterans Day

noun
1.
November 11, a legal holiday in the U.S. in commemoration of the end of World Wars I and II and in honor of veterans of the armed services.
Formerly Armistice Day.
Origin
1950-1955
probably earlier than 1950-55, Americanism
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Veterans Day

noun
1.
the US equivalent of Armistice Day
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