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Colum'bus Day"




a day, October 12, observed as a holiday in various states of the U.S. in honor of the discovery of the New World by Columbus and his landing in the West Indies on October 12, 1492: observed in some states as the second Monday in October.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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