commemorative commemorative  /kə ˈmɛm rə tɪv/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an object (such as a coin or postage stamp) made to mark an event or honor a person
  2. (adj) intended as a commemoration

News

  1. Push for Pro Football Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act underway

    U.S. Senators and Congressmen from Ohio and West Virginia joined members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Tuesday to renew their push for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Commemorative Coin Act in advance of the Hall of Fame's upcoming anniversary.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: 19 Action News Cleveland

  2. Freedom Festival pins still available

    The 2013 Commemorative Freedom Festival pins are still available for those who want to purchase them.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Provo Daily Herald

  3. IonLoop to Provide Exclusive U.S. Open Commemorative Sport Bracelets

    The finest professional golfers in the world may be seen wearing IonLoop’s commemorative magnet + ion sport bracelets. (PRWeb June 10, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/ionloopwristband/2013usopen/prweb10817943.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "This commemorative ceremony this morning and this afternoon is not only to acknowledge the great contributions of Coretta and Martin, but to remind us that the struggle for equal rights is not over," said Jimmy Carter, the former Georgia...
    on Feb 8, 2006 By: Jimmy Carter Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. Current British Prime Minister David Cameron said, "We can all be very proud of the 'Little Ships' of Dunkirk and the commemorative events this week are a fitting reminder."
    on May 27, 2010 By: David Cameron Source: Suite101.com

  3. "It's great to see Wheaties pay tribute again to Dale Earnhardt by honoring him with a second commemorative box, especially since it takes place at the same time as his induction," said Richard Childress, president and CEO of Richard Childress...
    on May 21, 2010 By: Richard Childress Source: MarketWatch (press release)

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