V-E Day


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V-E Day

 (vē′ē′)
n.
May 8, 1945, the day on which the Allies announced the surrender of German forces in Europe.

[V(ictory in) E(urope) Day.]
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V-E Day

n
(Military) the day marking the Allied victory in Europe in World War II (May 8, 1945)
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V-E Day


n.
May 8, 1945, the day of victory in Europe for the Allies in World War II.
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Noun1.V-E Day - the date of Allied victory in Europe, World War IIV-E Day - the date of Allied victory in Europe, World War II
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V-E Day

[ˌviːˈiːdeɪ] N ABBR =Victory in Europe Daydía m de la victoria en Europa
V-E DAY
El 8 de mayo se celebra en el Reino Unido y Estados Unidos el Día de la Victoria Europea o V-E Day: Victory in Europe Day. En este día se conmemora la victoria del ejército aliado en Europa en la Segunda Guerra Mundial en 1945. El 15 de agosto se conmemora el Día de la Victoria sobre Japón o V-J Day: Victory over Japan Day, que ocurrió también en 1945.
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