from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun June 14, observed in the United States in commemoration of the adoption in 1777 of the official US flag.

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  • proper noun A day commemorating the adoption of a national flag.

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  • noun commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777


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