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- n. An annual celebration commemorating the anniversary of a nation's assumption of independent statehood.
- proper n. A holiday celebrated in the United States commemorating the country's independence from England, celebrated each year on the 4th of July.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- In the United States, a holiday, the 4th of July, commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on that day in 1776.
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- n. a legal holiday in the United States
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