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Bloomsday

noun
  1. an annual celebration in Dublin on June 16th of the life of James Joyce and, in particular, his novel Ulysses, which is entirely set in Dublin on June 16th, 1904

Word Origin

C20: after Leopold Bloom, the central character in Ulysses
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