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a. Jan 6, the twelfth day after Christmas and the feast of the Epiphany, formerly observed as the final day of the Christmas celebrations
b. (as modifier): Twelfth-Day celebrations.
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Epiphany; formerly observed as the last day of the Christmas festivities.
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|Noun||1.||Twelfth day - twelve days after Christmas; celebrates the visit of the three wise men to the infant Jesus|
Christian holy day - a religious holiday for Christians
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