Dominion Day

Dominion Day
Dominion Day Do*min"ion Day In Canada, a legal holiday, July lst, being the anniversary of the proclamation of the formation of the Dominion in 1867. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Dominion Day — is a commemoration day of the granting of national status in various Commonwealth countries. Contents 1 Canada 2 New Zealand 3 References 4 Notes …   Wikipedia

  • Dominion Day — a national holiday in Canada, in memory of the beginning of the Dominion of Canada in 1867 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Dominion Day — n. former name for CANADA DAY …   English World dictionary

  • Dominion Day — Fête du Canada Fête du Canada Fête du Canada à Ottawa. Nom officiel (fr) Fête du Canada …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dominion Day — Canadian holiday celebrating the Dominion s formation on July 1st 1867, Canada Day …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Dominion Day — /dəˈmɪnjən deɪ/ (say duh minyuhn day) noun (in Canada) a legal holiday, 1 July, celebrating Canada s formation as a dominion on 1 July 1867 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Dominion Day — noun a legal holiday in Canada commemorating receiving Dominion status in 1867 • Syn: ↑July 1 • Regions: ↑Canada • Hypernyms: ↑legal holiday, ↑national holiday, ↑public holiday …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dominion Day — Do minion ,Day the old name for CANADA DAY, a national holiday in Canada …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Dominion Day — Domin′ion Day n. brit. former name of Canada Day • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • Dominion Day — noun Date: 1867 Canada Day …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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