Wordlist: New Zealand

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Waitangi Day
 
a public holiday held each year on February 6 to celebrate the 1840 signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand's founding document
 
Anzac Day
 
a public holiday in Australia and New Zealand on April 25th honouring the war dead from those countries
 
Queen's Birthday
 
a holiday celebrated on the first Monday in June
 
Labour Day
 
an annual holiday celebrated on the fourth Monday in October, resulted from the labour union movement, to celebrate the economic and social achievements of workers
 
Christmas Day
 
the 25th of December, a Christian holiday to commemorate the birth of Jesus
 
Boxing Day
 
the day after Christmas Day, December 26th
 
New Year's Day
 
a legal holiday in many countries to welcome the New Year on January 1
 
 
    • Waitangi Day, Waitangi Days(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a public holiday held each year on February 6 to celebrate the 1840 signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand's founding document
    • Example:
      • Waitangi Day and ANZAC Day are always commemorated on the exact date, as they commemorate specific historical events.
    • Anzac Day, Anzac Days(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a public holiday in Australia and New Zealand on April 25th honouring the war dead from those countries
    • Example:
      • On Anzac Day, the country remembers those citizens who fell fighting.
  • Queen's Birthday
    • Queen's Birthday, Queen's Birthdays(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a holiday celebrated on the first Monday in June
    • Example:
      • School is off on The Queen's Birthday holiday.
    • Labour Day, Labour Days(noun)
    • Definition:
      • an annual holiday celebrated on the fourth Monday in October, resulted from the labour union movement, to celebrate the economic and social achievements of workers
    • Example:
      • Labour Day in Australia is celebrated on a different date than in New Zealand.
    • Christmas Day, Christmas Days(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the 25th of December, a Christian holiday to commemorate the birth of Jesus
    • Example:
      • They celebrate Christmas Day with their family.
    • Boxing Day, Boxing Days(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the day after Christmas Day, December 26th
    • Example:
      • Usually, the family sees their friends on Boxing Day.
  • New Year's Day
    • New Year's Day, New Year's Days(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a legal holiday in many countries to welcome the New Year on January 1
    • Example:
      • After celebrating, they were very tired on New Year's Day.
 

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Labour Day
an annual holiday celebrated on the fourth Monday in October, resulted from the labour union movement, to celebrate the economic and social achievements of workers
Waitangi Day
a public holiday held each year on February 6 to celebrate the 1840 signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, New Zealand's founding document
Christmas Day
the 25th of December, a Christian holiday to commemorate the birth of Jesus
Boxing Day
the day after Christmas Day, December 26th
Queen's Birthday
a holiday celebrated on the first Monday in June
Anzac Day
a public holiday in Australia and New Zealand on April 25th honouring the war dead from those countries
New Year's Day
a legal holiday in many countries to welcome the New Year on January 1
 
 
 

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a legal holiday in many countries to welcome the New Year on January 1
Queen's birthday
a holiday celebrated on the first Monday in June
 
 
 
 

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