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noun 
  1. A structure built for commemorative or symbolic reasons, or as a memorial; a commemoration.
There is a on the town green to the soldiers who died in World War I.
  1. An important site owned by the community as a whole.
  2. An exceptionally or prideful achievement.
  3. An important burial vault or tomb.
  4. A legal document.
  5. A surveying reference point marked by a permanently fixed marker (a survey monument).
Etymology: From Latin monumentum, "memorial" < Latin monÄre, "to remind"


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