- /ˈleɪbə deɪ/ (say 'laybuh day)
in many countries, a public holiday in honour of labour; celebrated in all states of Australia, on different dates; it commemorates the 19th-century trade union campaign for shorter working hours.
Also, Labor Day, Eight-Hour Day.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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