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Memorial Day

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishMemorial DayMeˈmorial ˌDay noun [uncountable]  a national holiday in the US on the last Monday in May to remember soldiers who have died in wars
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Memorial DayThe Herald tries to cover Memorial Day ceremonies across a wide region.Contrary to popular belief by many, Memorial Day is not the day summer vacation begins.Which means it would have taken me until, oh, Memorial Day.But trips home for Arizona firefighters this summer promise to be as rare as a monsoon rain on Memorial Day.Perhaps, when Memorial Day has passed, you can venture to the forest without experiencing the crowds.
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