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flag day

noun, (sometimes initial capital letters) British
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Origin
1910-1915
1910-15
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flag day

noun
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(Brit) a day on which money is collected by a charity and small flags, emblems, or stickers are given to contributors

Flag Day

noun
1.
June 14, the annual holiday in the US to celebrate the adoption in 1777 of the Stars and Stripes
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Flag Day

in the United States, a day honouring the national flag, observed on June 14. The holiday commemorates the date in 1777 when the United States approved the design for its first national flag

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