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remembrance

noun uk   us   /rɪˈmem.brəns/ formal
[U] the act of remembering and showing respect for someone who has died or a past event: A church service was held in remembrance of the victims. [C usually plural] a memory of something that happened in the past: fond/sweet/personal remembrances
Translations of “remembrance”
in Chinese (Traditional) 紀念, 懷念, 緬懷…
in Russian память…
in Turkish yâd etme, hatıra, anımsama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 纪念, 怀念, 缅怀…
in Polish pamięć…
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