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  1. Me·mo·ri·al Day
    IPA[məˈmôrēəl ˌdā]
  2. noun

    • 1. a day on which those who died in active military service are remembered, traditionally observed on May 30 but now officially observed on the last Monday in May.

    • 2. (in the southern states) any of various days (especially the fourth Monday in April) on which those who died serving in the Confederate forces are remembered.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: Memorial Day, plural noun: Confederate Memorial Days