Birthday
Birthday Birth"day` (b[~e]rth"d[=a]`), n. 1. The day in which any person is born; day of origin or commencement. [1913 Webster]

Those barbarous ages past, succeeded next The birthday of invention. --Cowper. [1913 Webster]

2. The day of the month in which a person was born, in whatever succeeding year it may recur; the anniversary of one's birth. [1913 Webster]

This is my birthday; as this very day Was Cassius born. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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