Advent calendar Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Advent calendarnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​decorativepiece of ​card, often ​hung on the ​wall, that has a ​smallopening 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.
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