May 30, 2016
A memorial is an event, a location, or a structure that honors a person or a group of people who have left a lasting impression on others.
- A memorial service was held last week for a police officer who died while on duty.
- The police officer was memorialized at a special service. (The word "memorialize" is a verb.)
- Memorial services are held at funeral homes, churches, or public meeting areas when someone dies.
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