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remembrance

[ ri-mem-bruhns ]
/ rɪˈmɛm brəns /
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noun
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Origin of remembrance

1300–50; Middle English <Old French; see remember, -ance

OTHER WORDS FROM remembrance

non·re·mem·brance, noun
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How to use remembrance in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for remembrance

remembrance
/ (rɪˈmɛmbrəns) /

noun
the act of remembering or state of being remembered
something that is remembered; reminiscence
a memento or keepsake
the extent in time of one's power of recollection
  1. the act of honouring some past event, person, etc
  2. (as modifier)a remembrance service
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