Definitions for "MEDAL"
A small metal disk given as a reward for virtues, attainments or services more or less authentic. It is related of Bismark, who had been awarded a medal for gallantly rescuing a drowning person, that, being asked the meaning of the medal, he replied: "I save lives sometimes." And sometimes he didn't.
A piece of metal in the form of a coin, struck with a device, and intended to preserve the remembrance of a notable event or an illustrious person, or to serve as a reward.
To honor or reward with a medal.
an inconvenient thing to give to a naked man, because he has got no place to fix it on to, and the old Masai chiefs kept standing with theirs in their hand
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The low qualifying score for a match-play tournament.
Keywords:  declares, possibility
a possibility - but just a possibility," he declares
Keywords:  compact, word, objects, types
a word used for various types of compact objects