Meaning of “Veterans Day” in the English Dictionary

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"Veterans Day" in British English

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Veterans Daynoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈvet.ər.ənz ˌdeɪ/ us /ˈvet̬.ɚ.ənz ˌdeɪ /

a legal holiday on 11 November in the US and Canada, when people honour members of their countries' armed forces who have fought in wars

(Definition of “Veterans Day” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Veterans Day" in American English

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Veterans Daynoun [ C ]

us /ˈvet̬·ər·ənz ˌdeɪ, ˈve·trənz/

a legal holiday on November 11, or the day nearest November 11 that is not a Saturday or Sunday, in honor of members of the armed forces who fought for the US in wars

(Definition of “Veterans Day” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)