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celebration

noun uk   us   /ˌsel.ɪˈbreɪ.ʃən/
B1 [C] a special social event, such as a party, when you celebrate something: There were lively New Year celebrations all over town. Such good news calls for (= deserves) a celebration! [U] the act of celebrating something: Let's buy some champagne in celebration of her safe arrival.
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in Korean 축하 행사…
in Arabic احْتِفال…
in Portuguese comemoração…
in Catalan festa, celebració…
in Japanese お祝い, 祝賀会…
in Italian celebrazione, festeggiamento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 慶祝活動, 慶祝會…
in Russian празднование…
in Turkish kutlama, ziyafet, eğlence…
in Chinese (Simplified) 庆祝活动, 庆祝会…
in Polish świętowanie…
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