Patriots' Day
noun Date: 1897 the third Monday in April observed as a legal holiday in Maine and Massachusetts in commemoration of the battles of Lexington and Concord in 1775

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  • Patriots' Day — (sometimes spelled Patriot s Day or Patriots Day) is a civic holiday commemorating the anniversary of the Battles of Lexington and Concord, the first battles of the American Revolutionary War. It is observed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts… …   Wikipedia

  • Patriots' Day — Pa tri*ots Day A legal holiday in the States of Massachusetts and Maine, April 19, the anniversary of the battle of Lexington in 1775. It was first observed in 1894. [U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Patriots' Day — the anniversary of the battles of Lexington and Concord (1775), celebrated the third Monday in April: a legal holiday in Massachusetts and Maine. * * * …   Universalium

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