Definitions for national monument

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

na′tional mon′ument(n.)

  1. a historic site or natural landmark maintained in the public interest by the federal government.

    Category: Government

Origin of national monument:

1905–10

Princeton's WordNet

  1. national monument(noun)

    memorial consisting of a structure or natural landmark of historic interest; set aside by national government for preservation and public enjoyment

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