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What is celebrated on Boxing Day?

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In Great Britain and other countries that share a British heritage, Boxing Day is an important part of the holiday season. What is the significance of the Boxing Day celebration?

A) The day families gather to wrap gift boxes

B) The day families gather to unwrap gift boxes

C) A day for giving alms to the poor

D) A day commemorating medieval Christmas jousts

E) The day the Queen greets Christmas well-wishers

F) The ceremonial burning of gift boxes

 

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