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English definition of “Advent calendar”

Advent calendar

noun [C] uk   us  
a decorative piece of card, often hung on the wall, that has a small opening with a door for each of the days of the month before Christmas. Children open one of these doors each day, finding a picture under it.Objects and decorations connected with celebrations
(Definition of Advent calendar from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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