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Synonyms for commemoration
kəˌmɛm əˈreɪ ʃəncom·mem·o·ra·tion

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  1. commemoration, memorialization, memorialisationnoun

    a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something

    memorial, remembrance, memorialization, memorialisation

  2. memorial, commemoration, remembrancenoun

    a recognition of meritorious service

    memorialisation, monument, memorialization, remembrance, recollection, memorial, anamnesis

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  1. commemorationnoun

    celebration, solemnization

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  1. President Obama:

    We have to recognize that one day’s commemoration, no matter how special, is not enough, if Selma taught us anything, it’s that our work is never done.

  2. Angela Merkel:

    Remembering the crimes, naming the perpetrators, and giving the victims a dignified commemoration, that is a responsibility that does not end, it is not negotiable, and it is inseparable from our country. Being awareof this responsibility is an integral part of our national identity.

  3. President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic:

    The Croatian government, and I personally, condemn the crimes of the Ustashe regime, april 22 is a day of remembrance and commemoration to innocent victims of Jasenovac ... I'm sorry that this occasion, instead of paying respect to the victims, is used for politicization that opens new divisions in society. All that not only insults the victims and their families, but also inflicts huge damage on Croatia.

  4. President Vladimir Putin:

    It (the commemoration) has become a symbol of sacred closeness between Russia and its people, and in such unity and loyalty to the motherland lies our strength, our confidence, and our dignity.

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