golden jubilee

golden jubilee
.golden 'jubilee
BrE the date that is exactly 50 years after an important event, such as the occasion when someone became king or queen
→↑diamond jubilee, silver jubilee ↑silver jubilee
American Equivalent: golden anniversary
the Queen's golden jubilee celebrations

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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