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Dominion Day

noun
1.
former name of Canada Day.
Origin of Dominion Day
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95

Canada Day

noun
1.
a Canadian national holiday celebrated on July 1, in commemoration of the formation of the Dominion on July 1, 1867.
Formerly (until 1982) Dominion Day.
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British Dictionary definitions for Dominion Day

Dominion Day

noun
1.
the former name for Canada Day

Canada Day

noun
1.
(in Canada) July 1, the anniversary of the day in 1867 when Canada became the first British colony to receive dominion status: a bank holiday Former name Dominion Day
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