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  Definition of Memorial
  1. a structure erected to commemorate persons or events
  2. a written statement of facts submitted in conjunction with a petition to an authority
  3. a recognition of meritorious service
Similar Words: monument, commemoration, remembrance

 

Hyponyms: brass, memorial tablet, plaque, cenotaph, gravestone, headstone, tombstone, Lincoln Memorial, megalith, megalithic structure, national monument, pantheon, Pyramid, Great Pyramid, Statue of Liberty, triumphal arch, Washington Monument, epitaph

 

Derivational Morphology: commemorate, memorialize, memorialise, immortalize, immortalise, record, remember

 

 
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