Medal of Freedom
Date: 1945 a United States decoration awarded to civilians for meritorious achievement in any of various fields

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Medal of Freedom — bezeichnet zwei hohe zivile Auszeichnungen der Vereinigten Staaten: die Medal of Freedom (1945), verliehen 1945 bis 1963 die Presidential Medal of Freedom, verliehen seit 1963 Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Medal of Freedom — ☆ Medal of Freedom n. a U.S. decoration awarded to civilians for significant aid in prosecuting a war and, since 1963, to civilians or military persons for any of various achievements …   English World dictionary

  • Medal of Freedom — For other uses, see Medal of Freedom. Medal of Freedom Medal with palm device Awarded by the Secretary of State, the Secretary of War, or the Secr …   Wikipedia

  • Medal of Freedom — a former name of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. [1940 45, Amer.] * * * Medal of Freedom, = Presidential Medal of Freedom. (Cf. ↑Presidential Medal of Freedom) * * * ˌMedal of ˈFreedom noun the highest award that the US gives to a ↑civilian… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Medal of Freedom — a former name of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. [1940 45, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Medal of Freedom — Med′al of Free′dom n. cvs an award by the president of the U.S. for outstanding achievement: the highest civilian decoration …   From formal English to slang

  • Medal of Freedom (disambiguation) — Medal of Freedom may refer to: Presidential Medal of Freedom Republican Senatorial Medal of Freedom Medal of Freedom established in 1945, replaced in 1963 by the Presidential Medal of Freedom Truman Reagan Medal of Freedom see Victims of… …   Wikipedia

  • Medal of Freedom (1945) — Die Medal of Freedom, 1945–1963 (mit Zweig für Tapferkeit) Die Medal of Freedom ( Freiheitsmedaille ) war in der Zeit nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg neben der Medal for Merit eine der beiden höchsten zivilen Auszeichnungen der Vereinigten Staaten von …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Presidential Medal of Freedom — Die Freiheitsmedaille des Präsidenten seit 1963, Halsbandorden mit Zubehör: Bandschnalle (oben), kleine Ausführung (links), Anstecknadel (rechts) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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