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birthdaynoun [C]

uk   /ˈbɜːθ.deɪ/ us   /ˈbɝːθ.deɪ/
A1 the day that is exactly a year or number of years after a person was born: Happy birthday, Flavio! Are you going to Ellen's birthday party next week? It's her 21st birthday.

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birthdaynoun [C]

us   /ˈbɜrθˌdeɪ/
the day that is an exact year or number of years after a person was born: Today is my mother’s 49th birthday.
(Definition of birthday from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “birthday”
in Arabic عيد ميْلاد…
in Korean 생일…
in Portuguese aniversário…
in Catalan aniversari…
in Japanese 誕生日…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生日…
in Turkish doğum günü…
in Russian день рождения…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生日…
in Italian compleanno…
in Polish urodziny…
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