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com·mem·o·ra·tive

 (kə-mĕm′ər-ə-tĭv, -ə-rā′-)
adj.
1. Honoring or preserving the memory of another.
2. Produced in limited quantities over a specific period of time to honor a special event or anniversary. Used of coins and postage stamps.
n.
1. Something that honors or preserves the memory of another.
2. A commemorative coin or postage stamp.

com·mem′o·ra·tive·ly adv.

com•mem•o•ra•tive

(kəˈmɛm əˌreɪ tɪv, -ər ə tɪv)

adj.
1. Also, com•mem•o•ra•to•ry (-ər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i) serving to commemorate; specially arranged, produced, or devised for commemorating: a commemorative dinner; a commemorative stamp.
n.
2. anything that commemorates.
[1605–15]
com•mem′o•ra`tive•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.commemorative - an object (such as a coin or postage stamp) made to mark an event or honor a person
object, physical object - a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow; "it was full of rackets, balls and other objects"
Adj.1.commemorative - intended as a commemoration; "a commemorative plaque"

commemorative

adjective memorial, celebratory The Queen unveiled a commemorative plaque.

commemorative

adjective
Serving to honor or keep alive a memory:
Translations
تِذْكاري
pamětní
erindrings-jubilæums-minde-
til minningar
anıtsalanmayâd etme

commemorative

[kəˈmemərətɪv]
A. ADJconmemorativo
B. N (US) (= stamp) → sello m conmemorativo; (= coin) → moneda f conmemorativa

commemorative

[kəˈmɛmərətɪv] adj [plaque, coin, mug] → commémoratif/ive; [event, service] → commémoratif/ive

commemorative

adjGedenk-; commemorative plaqueGedenktafel f

commemorative

[kəˈmɛmərətɪv] adjcommemorativo/a

commemorate

(kəˈmeməreit) verb
1. (of people) to honour the memory of (someone) by a solemn celebration. Once a year we commemorate his death in action by visiting his widow.
2. (of things) to serve as a memorial to (someone or something). This inscription commemorates those who died.
comˈmemorative (-tiv) adjective
comˌmemorˈation noun
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