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Definition 1: a structure erected to commemorate persons or events - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for memorial in the sense of this definition

(memorial is a kind of ...) a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

"the structure consisted of a series of arches" "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"

(... is a kind of memorial ) a memorial made of brass

(... is a kind of memorial ) a monumental archway; usually they are built to commemorate some notable victory

(... is a kind of memorial ) impressive monuments created in the ancient world that were regarded with awe

(... is a kind of memorial ) a monument commemorating a nation's dead heroes

(... is a kind of memorial ) memorial consisting of a structure or natural landmark of historic interest; set aside by national government for preservation and public enjoyment

(... is a kind of memorial ) memorial consisting of a very large stone forming part of a prehistoric structure (especially in western Europe)

(... is a kind of memorial ) a stone that is used to mark a grave

(... is a kind of memorial ) a monument built to honor people whose remains are interred elsewhere or whose remains cannot be recovered

(... is an instance of memorial) a massive monument with a square base and four triangular sides; begun by Cheops around 2700 BC as royal tombs in ancient Egypt

(... is an instance of memorial) memorial building in Washington containing a large marble statue of Abraham Lincoln

(... is an instance of memorial) a large monumental statue symbolizing liberty on Liberty Island in New York Bay

(... is an instance of memorial) a stone obelisk built in Washington in 1884 to honor George Washington; 555 feet tall

Definition 2: a recognition of meritorious service - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for memorial in the sense of this definition

(memorial is a kind of ...) approval

"give her recognition for trying" "he was given credit for his work" "give her credit for trying"

(... is a kind of memorial ) a summary statement of commemoration for a dead person

(... is a kind of memorial ) a collection of writings published in honor of a scholar

Definition 3: a written statement of facts submitted in conjunction with a petition to an authority - [noun denoting communication]

(memorial is a kind of ...) what a communication that is about something is about

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