from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. August 15, 1945, the day on which the Allies announced the surrender of Japanese forces during World War II.
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- n. the date of Allied victory over Japan, World War II
V(ictory in) J(apan) Day.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)