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  Definition of Commemorate
  1. call to remembrance; keep alive the memory of someone or something, as in a ceremony; "We remembered the 50th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz"; "Remember the dead of the First World War"
  2. be or provide a memorial to a person or an event; "This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps"; "We memorialized the Dead"
  3. mark by some ceremony or observation; "We marked the anniversary of his death"
Similar Words: remember, memorialize, memorialise, immortalize, immortalise, record, mark

 

Hyponyms: monumentalize, monumentalise

 

Derivational Morphology: remembrance, recollection, anamnesis, commemoration, memorialization, memorialisation, record, memorial, monument

 

 
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