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Ascension Day

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   /əˈsen.ʃənˌdeɪ/
the sixth Thursday after Easter, when Christians celebrate Christ's journey from earth to heaven
Translations of “Ascension Day”
in Chinese (Traditional) 耶穌升天節(復活節後的第六個星期四)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 耶稣升天节(复活节后的第六个星期四)…
(Definition of Ascension Day from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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