Definition of commemoratory in English:

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Pronunciation: /kəˈmemərəˌtôrē/

Entry from US English dictionary


Serving to commemorate; commemorative.
Example sentences
  • Women do not attend funerals, but do participate in the commemoratory feasts held at seven days, forty days, and one year after a death.
  • Hold a commemoratory service and either keep or part with the items in whatever way you feel appropriate.
  • Even the effort to produced a commemoratory milestone to this extent, is a benchmark for others to attain.

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Syllabification: com·mem·o·ra·to·ry

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