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Thursday British & World English

The day of the week before Friday and following Wednesday

Holy Thursday British & World English

(Chiefly in the Roman Catholic Church) Maundy Thursday

Black Thursday British & World English

October 24, 1929. On this date, a then-record number of shares were traded on the New York Stock Exchange by panicked investors, marking the onset of the stock market crash that precipitated the Great Depression

Maundy Thursday in Maundy British & World English

(In the UK) a public ceremony on the Thursday before Easter (Maundy Thursday) at which the monarch distributes specially minted coins