from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. June 24, observed in Europe, Latin America, and Scandinavian communities in the United States in commemoration of the summer solstice.
  • n. June 24, observed in many Christian churches in commemoration of the birth of Saint John the Baptist.

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  • n. 24th June, an English quarter day.

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  • n. a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland


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