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dedication

a ceremony in which something, such as a church, is dedicated

Dedication

Ceremony that officially begins the occupation and use of a building; also applies to the donation of land to the public for development of a tract of land, such as a road or other form of easement.

Dedication

Quixote, Don
spends his life redressing the wrongs of the whole world. [Sp. Lit.: Cervantes Don Quixote]
Rieux, Dr.
remains in Algeria to care for plague victims and loses his wife to it. [Fr. Lit.: Albert Camus The Plague]
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Murray Shapiro, 80, of Chatsworth said his family saved money for a year to attend Saturday's dedication.
Jonas Salk, discoverer of the polio vaccine and active with Rhone-Poulenc Rorer (NYSE: RPR) in research of a therapeutic AIDS vaccine, will address a gathering of international dignitaries at the dedication of RPR's new U.
Secretary of State Bradbury is Chair of the Oregon Sustainability Board and his participation in the building dedication recognizes the facility's "green" status which is designed to conserve energy with 68 skylights and its own power inverter.
for the dedication ceremony of the National World War II Memorial.
As part of our dedication to responsible livelihood, our goal is always to conduct business in a way that sustains and improves the environment and communities in which we live and work," said Mike Keown, Senior Vice President Marketing for WhiteWave Foods and a member of the Community Food Share Board of Directors.
Award-winning and multi-platinum selling hip hop music superstar,Lil Wayne , announcedTHE DEDICATION TOUR .
Continued progress at the site of the future American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial has been solid, setting the stage for a magnificent dedication on Oct.
The concept of the tree is simple - place a dedication as a special way to remember your loved ones at Christmas whilst helping to raise vital funds for Teesside Hospice.
They have experienced the loss of friends and colleagues through compulsory redundancy yet have continued working solidly with dedication and commitment.
Various aspects of that work, which included construction of the athletic fields, delayed the dedication.
For an employee to remain with an organization three to a remarkable 35 years requires commitment, loyalty and dedication.
Through the dedication of CBRE members of ICREW, we have experienced historic growth attributable in part to the talents, expertise and dedication of CBRE's ICREW members.